make or become higher, greater or stronger
"The tension heightened"
"This will enhance your enjoyment"
"heighten the tension"
"The athletes kept jumping over the steadily heightened bars"
"This drug will sharpen your vision"
"The efforts were intensified"
"Her rudeness intensified his dislike for her"
"Pot smokers claim it heightens their awareness"
"This event only deepened my convictions"
That church..had been simply repaired and heightened.
出自： E. A. Freeman
The severity of the headgear only served to heighten the beauty of her features.
出自： M. M. Kaye
The atmosphere of suspicion..was heightened by the theft.
出自： D. Wigoder