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Dictionary definition for: Intensify

1. (v) increase in extent or intensity; "The Allies escalated the bombing"

2. (v) make more intense, stronger, or more marked; "The efforts were intensified", "Her rudeness intensified his dislike for her" "Potsmokers claim it heightens their awareness" "This event only deepened my convictions"

3. (v) become more intense; "The debate intensified" "His dislike for raw fish only deepened in Japan"

4. (v) make the chemically affected part of (a negative) denser or more opaque in order produce a stronger contrast between light and dark

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