Examples of emphasize in a Sentence
supermarket tabloids that emphasize sensational news stories
that huge belt buckle only emphasizes his big gut
Recent Examples of emphasize from the Web
Speech emphasizes immediate experience over the athletically hypothetical.
Kids Camp, emphasizing fundamentals and sportsmanship for ages 6-12, will run from 8:30-11:30 a.m. July 17-19.
The scientists who spoke with Gillis emphasized that this conclusion remains highly speculative.
Costume designer Catherine George admits that the costume department gave Ahmed a little help by sizing down his costumes when he was supposed to be bigger, and opting for cuts that better emphasized his muscles.
And Sims said the same thing, emphasizing not just the life experiences but also the lessons learned from football.
In interviews this week, key lawmakers emphasized the plan is not final.
Excusing his behavior by emphasizing his naïveté, Trump's sycophantic staff and supporters just ask him to tweet less, never pushing him to actually get better.
The festival emphasizes Greek food, and only Greek food.
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First Known Use of emphasize
EMPHASIZE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of emphasize for English Language Learners
: to give special attention to (something) : to place emphasis on (something)
EMPHASIZE Defined for Kids
Definition of emphasize for Students
: to give special attention or importance to He emphasized the word “maybe.”
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