- " … a lot of my strength in snowboarding is my amplitude … "
- —Shaun White
Examples of amplitude in a Sentence
the amplitude of Thomas Jefferson's interests—government, architecture, agriculture, science, philosophy—is truly awesome
Recent Examples of amplitude from the Web
His flexible shaping of phrase and pulse bespoke a natural rubato that arose from within Debussy’s music rather than being imposed on it, nor was textural clarity won at the expense of coloristic detail or surging amplitude of sound.
The elegant Emilie Gerrity, whose amplitude is growing if not yet blazing, made her debut ahead of schedule earlier in the week, filling in for Sara Mearns as the diva.
Sumptuous yet structured, the wine never sacrifices focus despite its pleasurable amplitude.
When such grapes are slowly coaxed through fermentation, the result is a wine with more heft and decadence of mouthfeel as well as more complexity and amplitude of flavor.
Riders were evaluated on the difficulty of the tricks, execution of the run, amplitude of the techniques and landing of the jumps.
Alex Ferreira took silver in his first Olympics after improving his score each trip down the pipe and putting down a run full of amplitude and double corks.
Points are scored for amplitude, originality and quality of tricks.
After crashing on his first run, White soared with his signature amplitude and used his progressive riding to secure the win.
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AMPLITUDE Defined for English Language Learners
: a measurement that indicates the movement or vibration of something (such as a sound wave or a radio wave)
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