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heighten

US [ˈhaɪt(ə)n]
UK ['haɪt(ə)n]
  • v.提高
  • Web加强;增加;增高
Simple Present:heightens  Present Participle:heightening  Past Tense:heightened  
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(使)加强,提高,增加if a feeling or an effectheightens , or sthheightens it, it becomes stronger or increases
Tension has heightened after the recent bomb attack.
最近的炸弹袭击之后,情势更加紧张。
The campaign is intended to heighten public awareness of the disease.
这场运动的目的是使公众更加了解这种疾病。

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