Example sentences for: intense

How can you use “intense” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • For-profit hospitals, however, face intense pressure to make money the top priority.

  • Had this information been available in late August 2001, the Moussaoui case would almost certainly have received intense, high-level attention.

  • Within the space of a year came the successful New York run (last winter) of Pam Gems' intense biographical play Stanley , the American publication of Kenneth Pople's comprehensive biography, and an admiring profile by Simon Schama in The New Yorker . The recent attention showered on Spencer's flesh-obsessed successors, Lucian Freud and Francis Bacon (a movie about the latter is due out this winter), makes Spencer seem more mainstream.

  • Plant biologists have been fascinated by the regulatory capacity of phytohormones since the time of their discovery, and the notion that hormone levels or responses could be manipulated to improve desired plant traits has long been an area of intense interest.

  • A pattern of occasional intense contractions separated by longer periods of rest is called “phasic,” while a pattern characterized by brief contractions occurring repeatedly over an extended period is called “tonic.”

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