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Adjective
Raised or elevated in level, physically or figuratively
“He also did away with the heightened platform which his predecessors used as a throne to greet visitors.”
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Raised or elevated in intensity or severity
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“Her head pounded, every scent and sound heightened and excruciating.”
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Very loud or having a high volume
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(of one's senses) Sensitive or perceptive to changes
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In a version or form that has been improved or made better than some other standard form
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Great, or greater than normal, in quantity or size
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To have made a quantity bigger
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“As such, the facial features of almost all of the actors are that much more defined, which only serves to heighten and intensify the performances.”
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Past tense for to elevate to a higher place or position
“For high work, heighten the ladder by extending the ladder if it is an extension type.”
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Past tense for to make worse or more severe
“The parties to contested actions are often at daggers drawn, and the litigious process serves to heighten the hostility between them.”
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Past tense for to become or make louder in volume
“The great city was waking up, and the noise began to heighten, like the roar of the sea.”
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Past tense for to describe or express in too exaggerated terms
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Past tense for to make, or to become, harsher or more severe
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Past tense for to highlight, or to make more noticeable or prominent
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Past tense for to make passionate, or to instill passion in
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