Examples of intensity in a Sentence
the intensity of the sun's rays
the intensity of the argument
The sun shone with great intensity.
Recent Examples of intensity from the Web
Does experiencing an extraordinary intensity of emotion in your day-to-day job place you outside of conventional reality?
That dearth can be explained in part by the durational intensity of many of his greatest works—which often clock in at more than an hour, and demand intense concentration and focus from its players.
But amazingly, the intensity of the competition doesn't stop everyone from continuing to eat.
The accompanying truffle aioli was well-executed but the croquetas would have benefited from a dipping sauce with an acidic punch, something to help cut through the intensity of the bechamel.
Indeed, the depth of the disagreements today is reminiscent of the migrant crisis of 2015-16, when the intensity of arguments among leaders exceeded anything seen in the depth of the euro crisis.
Patients were randomly assigned to either an opioid group or a nonopioid group, both starting with low-intensity drugs but able to move to stronger stuff as needed.
So far, the intensity level of the base that is likely to vote for Democrats has been much higher than the base that’s likely to vote for Republicans.
The area had been included in the development envelope and designated for low-intensity use in HarfordNEXT.
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INTENSITY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of intensity for English Language Learners
: the quality or state of being intense : extreme strength or force
: the degree or amount of strength or force that something has
INTENSITY Defined for Kids
Definition of intensity for Students
- the sun's intensity
- This storm is of a lower intensity.
medical Definition of intensity
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