1. [ noun ] the amount of energy transmitted (as by acoustic or electromagnetic radiation)
Synonyms: strength intensity_level

"he adjusted the intensity of the sound" "they measured the station's signal strength"

Related terms: measure magnitude radio_brightness half-intensity threshold_level candlepower acoustic_power field_strength
2. [ noun ] high level or degree; the property of being intense
Synonyms: intensiveness
Related terms: degree force vehemence ferocity badness top escalate
3. [ noun ] the magnitude of sound (usually in a specified direction)
Synonyms: volume loudness

"the kids played their music at full volume"

Related terms: softness sound_property crescendo forte loud soft
4. [ noun ] (color) chromatic purity: freedom from dilution with white and hence vividness of hue
Synonyms: chroma vividness saturation
Related terms: color_property chromatic_color
Similar spelling:   intensify