emphasize

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

emphasize

verb

Definition of EMPHASIZE

1
to indicate the importance of by centering attention on <supermarket tabloids that emphasize sensational news stories>
Phrases bear down on, make much of
2
to make more apparent <that huge belt buckle only emphasizes his big gut>
Antonyms de-emphasize

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