Meaning of intensifier
Pronunciation: (in-ten'su-fī"ur), [key]
- a person or thing that intensifies.
- a word, esp. an adverb, or other linguistic element that indicates, and usually increases, the degree of emphasis or force to be given to the element it modifies, as very or somewhat; intensive adverb.
- a ram-operated device for increasing hydraulic pressure.
- intensifier (Thesaurus)