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  Definition of emphasize
  1. to stress, single out as important; "Dr. Jones emphasizes exercise in addition to a change in diet"
  2. give extra weight to (a communication); "Her gesture emphasized her words"
Similar Words: stress, emphasise, punctuate, accent, accentuate, underscore, underline

 

Hyponyms: background, play down, downplay, bring out, set off, re-emphasise, re-emphasize, bear down, topicalize, point up, drive home, ram home, press home, underscore, underline, emphasise

 

Derivational Morphology: emphasis, accent, emphasizing, accenting, accentuation, stress, focus

 

 
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