Definitions of intensity

  1. chromatic purity: freedom from dilution with white and hence vividness of hue Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. the amount of energy transmitted (as by acoustic or electromagnetic radiation); "he adjusted the intensity of the sound"; "they measured the station's signal strength" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. high level or degree; the property of being intense Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. The amount or degree of energy with which a force operates or a cause acts; effectiveness, as estimated by results produced. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. The magnitude of a distributed force, as pressure, stress, weight, etc., per unit of surface, or of volume, as the case may be; as, the measure of the intensity of a total stress of forty pounds which is distributed uniformly over a surface of four square inches area is ten pounds per square inch. Webster Dictionary DB
  6. The degree or depth of shade in a picture. Webster Dictionary DB
  7. The state or quality of being extreme; extreme strength, force, or energy; as, intensity of heat; degree or amount. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  8. The state of being intense; amount or degree of force or energy. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  9. Intenseness; sum of energy. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  10. The state of being raised to a high degree; extreme violence or degree. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for intensity

  1. Everything melted away before the almost spiritual intensity of her gaze. – Jess by H. Rider Haggard
  2. " She'd do anything in the world for you, Roddy," she said, with a vaguely troubled intensity – The Real Adventure by Henry Kitchell Webster