Definition of Intenerate

1. v. t. To make tender or sensitive; to soften.



2. a. Made tender or soft; softened.

Definition of Intenerate

1. Verb. (transitive) To soften; tenderize. ¹

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Definition of Intenerate

1. [v -ATED, -ATING, -ATES]

Medical Definition of Intenerate

1. To make tender or sensitive; to soften. "Fear intenerates the heart." (Bp. Hall) "So have I seen the little purls of a stream . . . Intenerate the stubborn pavement." (Jer. Taylor) Origin: Pref. In- in + L. Tener soft, tender. See Tender. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Intenerate

intendancy
intendant
intendants
intended
intendedly
intendeds
intender
intenders
intendest
intendeth
intendiment
intending
intendment
intendments
intends
intenerate (current term)
intenerated
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inteneration
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intensation
intensations
intensative
intense

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1. The Whole Works of the Right Rev. Jeremy Taylor...: With an Essay by Jeremy Taylor (1851)
"... altogether displeasing to one • " intenerate the stubborn pavement." f " And when God had given himself a name, and immured it with dread and reverence. ..."

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