Meaning of intently in English:


Pronunciation /ɪnˈtɛntli/

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  • With earnest and eager attention.

    ‘he gazed at her intently’
    • ‘everybody was listening intently’
    • ‘You have an ability to concentrate and work intently on anything which holds your interest.’
    • ‘She looked at him closely, peering intently at his face as if trying to read it.’
    • ‘He set up the discussion and both he and the doctor listened intently.’
    • ‘I can focus intently on things that fascinate me, to the exclusion of all other things.’
    • ‘He watches intently as the squad go over possible formations for tomorrow's game.’
    attentively, closely, keenly, with fascination, raptly, earnestly, concentratedly, hard, studiously, fixedly, steadily, steadfastly, alertly, watchfully, observantly, carefully
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