heightening (Meaning)

Wordnet

heightening (s)

reaching a higher intensity

Webster

heightening (p. pr. & vb. n.)

of Heighten

heightening Sentence Examples

  1. The rising tensions heighten the atmosphere, creating a palpable unease.
  2. The approaching storm heightens the sense of urgency, driving people to seek shelter.
  3. The discovery of new evidence heightens the intrigue surrounding the unsolved mystery.
  4. The looming deadline heightens the pressure on the team to complete the project on time.
  5. The intensity of the pain heightens as the inflammation spreads.
  6. The anticipation of the upcoming competition heightens the excitement and nerves of the participants.
  7. The emotional turmoil of the separation heightens the turmoil in their hearts.
  8. The unexpected arrival of the guest heightens the curiosity of the gathered crowd.
  9. The threat of retaliation heightens the tension between the rival factions.
  10. The constant reminders of his failure heighten the feelings of inadequacy within him.

FAQs About the word heightening

reaching a higher intensityof Heighten

upswing, boost, enhancement, amelioration, uplift, upturn, advance,strengthening, increase, melioration

decline, lessening, decrease, collapse, decay, collapse, failing, worsening, hindrance,breakdown

The rising tensions heighten the atmosphere, creating a palpable unease.

The approaching storm heightens the sense of urgency, driving people to seek shelter.

The discovery of new evidence heightens the intrigue surrounding the unsolved mystery.

The looming deadline heightens the pressure on the team to complete the project on time.