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General dictionaries General (27 matching dictionaries)
  1. heighten: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. heighten: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. heighten: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. heighten: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. heighten: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. heighten: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Heighten, heighten: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. heighten: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. heighten: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. heighten: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. heighten: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. heighten: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. Heighten, heighten: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. heighten: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  15. heighten: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  16. Heighten: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  17. heighten: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  18. heighten: Rhymezone [home, info]
  19. Heighten: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  20. heighten: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  21. heighten: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  22. heighten: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  23. heighten: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  24. heighten: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  25. heighten: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (1 matching dictionary)
  1. heighten: ArtLex Lexicon of Visual Art Terminology [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. heighten: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. heighten: Encyclopedia [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (heighten)

verb:  make more extreme; raise in quantity, degree, or intensity ("Heightened interest")
verb:  become more extreme ("The tension heightened")
verb:  increase the height of ("The athletes kept jumping over the steadily heightened bars")
verb:  increase ("Heighten the tension")
verb:  make (one's senses) more acute
verb:  make more intense, stronger, or more marked ("Potsmokers claim it heightens their awareness")

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