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punctuate

verb

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to indicate the importance of by centering attention on
  • punctuated each and every word of his denial with a pound of his fist on the table

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The first known use of punctuate was circa 1766

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“Punctuate.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/punctuate. Accessed 24 Oct. 2020.

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