Definitions for emphasizeˈɛm fəˌsaɪz

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word emphasize

Princeton's WordNet

  1. stress, emphasize, emphasise, punctuate, accent, accentuate(verb)

    to stress, single out as important

    "Dr. Jones emphasizes exercise in addition to a change in diet"

  2. underscore, underline, emphasize, emphasise(verb)

    give extra weight to (a communication)

    "Her gesture emphasized her words"

Wiktionary

  1. emphasize(Verb)

    To stress, give emphasis or extra weight to (something).

    His two-fingered gesture emphasized what he had told his boss to do with his job.

  2. Origin: from – see emphasis.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Emphasize(verb)

    to utter or pronounce with a particular stress of voice; to make emphatic; as, to emphasize a word or a phrase

British National Corpus

  1. Verbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'emphasize' in Verbs Frequency: #726

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of emphasize in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of emphasize in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Funmi Olopade:

    I can't emphasize enough how important this is.

  2. Kirsan Ilyumzhinov:

    I want to emphasize that I have never had any kind of commercial interests in Syria or Iran.

  3. Paul Cosford:

    But I would emphasize the risk is extremely low to anybody else outside of the hospital treating her.

  4. Esmeralda Labye in the lead-up:

    I'd like to emphasize, and this seems important me, that the incident has been caused by young men speaking German.

  5. The ELN:

    We emphasize that our actions are not against civilians, and we ask them for prudence while the armed strike takes place.

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