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1. de-emphasize

verb. reduce the emphasis.

Synonyms

  • modify
  • change
  • reduce
  • destress
  • de-emphasise

Antonyms

  • destabilize
  • enable
  • loosen
  • depersonalize

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Words that Rhyme with De Emphasize

  • overemphasize
  • reemphasize
  • deemphasize

Example sentences of the word de-emphasize


1. Noun Phrase
Most of the ingredients in this marinade emphasize that savoriness, known by the Japanese term "umami."

2. de-iodination

noun. the removal of iodine atoms from organic compounds.

Synonyms

  • chemical process
  • chemical action

3. chevaux-de-frise

noun. defensive structure consisting of a movable obstacle composed of barbed wire or spikes attached to a wooden frame; used to obstruct cavalry.

Synonyms

  • defence
  • defensive structure
  • cheval-de-frise

Antonyms

  • question
  • offence
  • offense

4. Ile-de-France

noun. a region of north central France including Paris and the area around it.

Synonyms

  • France

5. re-emphasize

verb. emphasize anew.

Synonyms

  • re-emphasise
  • accentuate
  • punctuate
  • accent
  • emphasize
  • emphasise

Antonyms

  • foreground
  • take away

6. de-iodinate

verb. remove iodine from.

Synonyms

  • withdraw
  • take
  • take away

Antonyms

  • pack
  • dock
  • burden
  • saddle

7. de-iodinase

noun. an enzyme that removes the iodine radical.

8. emphasize

verb. ['ˈɛmfəˌsaɪz'] to stress, single out as important.

Synonyms

  • background
  • accent
  • express
  • downplay
  • show
  • re-emphasize
  • ram home
  • set off
  • point up
  • bring out
  • underline
  • press home
  • drive home
  • punctuate
  • underscore
  • bear down
  • stress
  • accentuate
  • re-emphasise
  • evince
  • play down
  • emphasise

Antonyms

  • foreground
  • implicit
  • local
  • slow

9. emphasize

verb. ['ˈɛmfəˌsaɪz'] give extra weight to (a communication).

Synonyms

  • accentuate
  • punctuate
  • accent
  • underscore
  • underline
  • emphasise

Antonyms

  • hide
  • negate
  • disprove
  • affirm

10. DE

noun. a Mid-Atlantic state; one of the original 13 colonies.

Synonyms

  • First State
  • United States of America
  • U.S.A.
  • Delaware
  • Diamond State
  • Mid-Atlantic states
  • US
  • Dover
  • America
  • the States
  • capital of Delaware
  • Wilmington
  • USA
  • Delaware River
  • U.S.
  • United States
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