index intensive

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Intentive — In*ten tive, a. [OE. ententif, OF. ententif, fr. L. intentivus intensive. See {Intent}, n., and cf. {Intensive}.] Attentive; intent. [Obs.] Spenser. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • intensive — I adjective acute, ardent, concentrated, exhaustive, fervent, forceful, intense, intentivus, powerful, sharp, strenuous, strong, thorough, thoroughgoing, unmitigated, vehement, vigorous, zealous II index comprehensive, cumulative (i …   Law dictionary

  • intensif — intensif, ive [ ɛ̃tɑ̃sif, iv ] adj. • XIVe « excessif »; de intense 1 ♦ Qui est l objet d un effort intense, soutenu, pour accroître l effet, le rendement. Propagande intensive. Entraînement, stage intensif. ♢ (1859) Culture intensive (opposé à… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • intentive — late 13c., from O.Fr. ententif, intentif (12c.), from L.L. intentivus, from intent , pp. stem of intendere (see INTEND (Cf. intend)) …   Etymology dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”