existing or occurring in a high or extreme degree:
acute, strong, or vehement, as sensations, feelings, or emotions:
of an extreme kind; very great, as in strength, keenness, severity, or the like:
an intense gale.
having a characteristic quality in a high degree:
The intense sunlight was blinding.
strenuous or earnest, as activity, exertion, diligence, or thought:
an intense life.
exhibiting a high degree of some quality or action.
having or showing great strength, strong feeling, or tension, as a person, the face, or language.
susceptible to strong emotion; emotional:
an intense person.
(of color) very deep:
Photography. dense (def 4).
of extreme force, strength, degree, or amount: intense heat
characterized by deep or forceful feelings: an intense person
noun 1. an act or instance of involving or entangling; involvement. 2. the state of being involved. 3. something complicated. 4. Botany, Zoology. a rolling up or folding in upon itself. a part so formed. 5. Biology. retrograde development; degeneration. 6. Physiology. the regressive changes in the body occurring with old age. 7. Grammar. a […]
adjective 1. higher in station, rank, degree, importance, etc.: a superior officer. 2. above the average in excellence, merit, intelligence, etc.: superior math students. 3. of higher grade or quality: superior merchandise. 4. greater in quantity or amount: superior numbers. 5. showing a consciousness or feeling of being better than or above others: superior airs. […]
- Superior alveolar nerve
superior alveolar nerve n. Any of three branches of the maxillary nerve, designated posterior, middle, and anterior, that enter the maxilla to supply the upper teeth and the gingiva.
- Superior anastomotic vein
superior anastomotic vein n. A large communicating vein between the superficial middle cerebral vein and the superior sagittal sinus, passing upward from the lateral sulcus and often following the line of the central sulcus.