reemphasis

noun re·em·pha·sis \ (ˌ)rē-ˈem(p)-fə-səs \
variants: or re-emphasis
|Updated on: 12 Jun 2018

Definition of reemphasis

plural reemphases play \(ˌ)rē-ˈem(p)-fə-ˌsēz\; re-emphases
: the act or an instance of emphasizing something again or differently
  • a recent reemphasis on/of traditional values
  • … FEMA's state assistance program has undergone transformations …. These program reemphases have coincided with large reductions in the regional office staff …
  • —Peter J. May and Walter Williams

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