Usage examples for intensity

  1. Everything melted away before the almost spiritual intensity of her gaze. – Jess by H. Rider Haggard
  2. " She'd do anything in the world for you, Roddy," she said, with a vaguely troubled intensity. – The Real Adventure by Henry Kitchell Webster
  3. He spoke in a low voice, and with a solemn emphasis that betrayed the intensity of his feeling. – Lady Audley's Secret by Mary Elizabeth Braddon
  4. No one ever felt this intensity of jealous rage about a mother or a sister. – The Man Shakespeare by Frank Harris
  5. While he had known that Caroline was his own, he had borne his love more patiently than does many a man of less intensity of feeling. – The Bertrams by Anthony Trollope
  6. Fulvia, to whom this clear- cut southern foliage was as new as the pure intensity of light that bathed it, seemed to herself to be moving through the landscape of a dream. – The Valley of Decision by Edith Wharton
  7. He longed for her presence, her look, her touch; and yet with equal intensity he shrank from seeing her. – Lady Merton, Colonist by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  8. The national spirit of the Dutch residents was roused to intensity. – Peter Stuyvesant, the Last Dutch Governor of New Amsterdam by John S. C. Abbott
  9. Never had she looked more beautiful as she stood there, an image of will, daring, defiant, and indomitable, with eyes darkened by intensity of emotion, voice half sad, half stern, and outstretched hand on which the wedding ring no longer shone. – Pauline's Passion and Punishment by Louisa May Alcott
  10. This intensity of suffering seemed to shake his whole life to its foundation. – Beside Still Waters by Arthur Christopher Benson
  11. But at this point, the whole audience were galvanised into an intensity of confused emotion by the entrance of the Executive of the Allied Unions, led by McNish himself. – To Him That Hath A Novel Of The West Of Today by Ralph Connor
  12. His gaze hurt with its intensity, its strange, penetrating power. – The U.P. Trail by Zane Grey
  13. The idea grew more terrible in its intensity hour by hour. – The Man with a Shadow by George Manville Fenn
  14. Yes," he said, with a hurried intensity now taking the place of his feeble whisper, " I remember- I see all clearly now. – The Star-Gazers by George Manville Fenn
  15. Thus, then, the shape of the earth can be calculated from the length of its day and the intensity of its gravity. – Pioneers of Science by Oliver Lodge
  16. And then he took her two hands in his, and regarded her with such an intensity of look that she almost drew back, afraid. – Macleod of Dare by William Black
  17. A certain intensity crept into her voice. – The Film Mystery by Arthur B. Reeve
  18. With a cry, terrible in its intensity and despair, she sank across the table. – When Dreams Come True by Ritter Brown
  19. His intensity strengthened, feeding on her doubt. – O+F by John Moncure Wetterau