All of his supporters understand that it would be self-defeating to weaken Obama and heighten the risk of another step backward.
John Barry on the issues Washington confronts as tensions with Pakistan heighten.
“AIDS is effecting the world, so I wanted to heighten the awareness that we are all in the same boat,” Mooney said.
If Romney selected a pro-choice running mate, it would “only heighten that problem.”
And the fact the line was moved from a scene in the middle of the film to one at the end only served to heighten its impact.
All the contrarieties of our dispositions served but to heighten the interest that linked us together.
heighten the color, if too pale, with spinach coloring, and flavor to taste.
And his next remark only served to heighten that suggestion.
Speech could not heighten their happiness, in the midst of caresses and kisses.
Scenery and mechanical contrivance may heighten the effects, but they are not absolute essentials.