Definitions for



Overview of verb emphasize

The verb emphasize has 2 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (26) stress, emphasize, emphasise, punctuate, accent, accentuate

(to stress, single out as important; "Dr. Jones emphasizes exercise in addition to a change in diet")

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

(give extra weight to (a communication); "Her gesture emphasized her words")

Synonym.com © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
Classroom | Privacy Policy | Terms | Ad Choices