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Definition of Intense

Intense

  1. Strained; tightly drawn; kept on the stretch; strict; very close or earnest; as, intense study or application; intense thought.
  2. Extreme in degree; excessive; immoderate; as: (a) Ardent; fervent; as, intense heat. (b) Keen; biting; as, intense cold. (c) Vehement; earnest; exceedingly strong; as, intense passion or hate. (d) Very severe; violent; as, intense pain or anguish. (e) Deep; strong; brilliant; as, intense color or light.

Intense Quotations

The game of basketball has been everything to me. My place of refuge, place I've always gone where I needed comfort and peace. It's been the site of intense pain and the most intense feelings of joy and satisfaction. It's a relationship that has evolved over time, given me the greatest respect and love for the game.
Michael Jordan

Intense love does not measure, it just gives. - Mother Teresa
Intense love does not measure, it just gives.
Mother Teresa

The mother-child relationship is paradoxical and, in a sense, tragic. It requires the most intense love on the mother's side, yet this very love must help the child grow away from the mother, and to become fully independent.
Erich Fromm

Singing is a way of releasing an emotion that you sometimes can't portray when you're acting. And music moves your soul, so music is the source of the most intense emotions you can feel. When you hear a song and you're acting it's incredible. But when you're singing a song and you're acting it's even more incredible.
Amanda Seyfried

Art is the most intense mode of individualism that the world has known.
Oscar Wilde
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Intense Translations

intense in Afrikaans is intens
intense in Dutch is sterk, intensief, intens, fel
intense in Finnish is voimakas
intense in French is intense
intense in German is stark, intensiv, intensiv
intense in Norwegian is voldsom, intens
intense in Portuguese is intenso
intense in Spanish is violento
intense in Swedish is intensiv
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