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Synonyms for intensive
ɪnˈtɛn sɪvin·ten·sive

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. intensifier, intensiveadjective

    a modifier that has little meaning except to intensify the meaning it modifies

    "`up' in `finished up' is an intensifier"; "`honestly' in `I honestly don't know' is an intensifier"


    mild, extensive

  2. intensiveadjective

    characterized by a high degree or intensity; often used as a combining form

    "the questioning was intensive"; "intensive care"; "research-intensive"; "a labor-intensive industry"

    mild, extensive

  3. intensiveadjective

    tending to give force or emphasis

    "an intensive adverb"

    mild, extensive

  4. intensiveadjective

    of agriculture; intended to increase productivity of a fixed area by expending more capital and labor

    "intensive agriculture"; "intensive conditions"

    mild, extensive

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  1. intensiveadjective


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  1. Rayko Pepelanov:

    I presume that such is the case because the cooperation between the (Israeli and Bulgarian) ministries of internal affairs and security is quite intensive, i cannot give you any details right now, but I think that we have taken from the Israeli experiences as much as we can.

  2. Swati Chaturvedi:

    One key aspect of the final rules that I think will be beneficial to startups is that there are no required audited financial statements for first time crowdfunding issuers, providing audited financial statements is an expensive and time intensive process – one that many startups cannot afford at their current stage of growth. Allowing reviewed financial statements instead of audited ones lowers the cost for startups who are seeking to raise funding.

  3. Angela Merkel:

    Overall, after an intensive discussion on the most challenging issue for the European Union, namely migration, it is a good signal that we agreed a common text, we still have a lot of work to do to bridge the different views.

  4. Prime Minister Stephen Harper:

    The business of shipping natural gas is capital intensive. The bar for entry is high.

  5. Robert Riener:

    They (patients) have to walk a lot, they have to do intensive training and walk on that treadmill while being body weight supported and the robot guides the legs and enables them to walk, which they could not do at all without this device.

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