stress, emphasize, emphasise, punctuate, accent, accentuate(verb)
to stress, single out as important
"Dr. Jones emphasizes exercise in addition to a change in diet"
underscore, underline, emphasize, emphasise(verb)
give extra weight to (a communication)
"Her gesture emphasized her words"
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.
Origin: from – see emphasis.
to utter or pronounce with a particular stress of voice; to make emphatic; as, to emphasize a word or a phrase
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Rank popularity for the word 'emphasize' in Verbs Frequency: #726
The numerical value of emphasize in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of emphasize in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
I can't emphasize enough how important this is.
I want to emphasize that I have never had any kind of commercial interests in Syria or Iran.
But I would emphasize the risk is extremely low to anybody else outside of the hospital treating her.
This was totally unnecessary. But we have to emphasize one thing: Nobody intended for that young man to die.
I'd like to emphasize, and this seems important me, that the incident has been caused by young men speaking German.
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Translations for emphasize
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- подчертавам, изтъквамBulgarian
- emfatitzarCatalan, Valencian
- subrayar, enfatizarSpanish
- painottaa, korostaa, tähdentääFinnish
- enfatizzare, evidenziare, sottolineareItalian
- 強調, アクセントJapanese
- подчёркивать, подчеркнутьRussian
- betona, understrykaSwedish
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