intensiv

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German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɪntɛnˈziːf/
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Adjective[edit]

intensiv (strong nominative masculine singular intensiver, comparative intensiver, superlative am intensivsten)

  1. intense
  2. acute
  3. intensive

Declension[edit]

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Further reading[edit]

  • intensiv” in Duden online
  • intensiv” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache

Maltese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Italian intensivo.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

intensiv (feminine singular intensiva, plural intensivi)

  1. intensive

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Medieval Latin intēnsīvus

Adjective[edit]

intensiv (neuter singular intensivt, definite singular and plural intensive)

  1. intensive
  2. intense

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Medieval Latin intēnsīvus

Adjective[edit]

intensiv (neuter singular intensivt, definite singular and plural intensive)

  1. intensive
  2. intense

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Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French intensif

Adjective[edit]

intensiv m or n (feminine singular intensivă, masculine plural intensivi, feminine and neuter plural intensive)

  1. intensive

Declension[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Ultimately from Medieval Latin intēnsīvus

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

intensiv (comparative intensivare, superlative intensivast)

  1. intensive

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of intensiv
Indefinite Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular intensiv intensivare intensivast
Neuter singular intensivt intensivare intensivast
Plural intensiva intensivare intensivast
Masculine plural3 intensive intensivare intensivast
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 intensive intensivare intensivaste
All intensiva intensivare intensivaste
1) Only used, optionally, to refer to things whose natural gender is masculine.
2) The indefinite superlative forms are only used in the predicative.
3) Dated or archaic

Etymology 2[edit]

Ellipsis of intensivvårdsavdelning (intensive care unit). According to SO; attested since the 1960s.

Noun[edit]

intensiv c

  1. (medicine, colloquial) intensive care
    Han ligger på intensiven.
    He's at the intensive care.
    (literally, “He lies at the intensive”)
    Synonym: IVA

Declension[edit]

Declension of intensiv 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative intensiv intensiven intensiver intensiverna
Genitive intensivs intensivens intensivers intensivernas

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