reemphasize

verb re·em·pha·size \ (ˌ)rē-ˈem(p)-fə-ˌsīz \
variants: or re-emphasize
|Updated on: 12 Jun 2018

Definition of reemphasize

reemphasized or re-emphasized; reemphasizing or re-emphasizing
: to emphasize (something) again
  • reemphasizing the important points
  • Yet the point must be re-emphasized: however technically "inactive" most of these men were … most of them were caught up, to some degree, by the burning issues of the day.
  • —Geoffrey Holmes

First Known Use of reemphasize

1856

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