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emphasize

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  • verbstress, give priority to
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Synonyms for emphasize

verb stress, give priority to
  • accentuate
  • affirm
  • assert
  • highlight
  • indicate
  • maintain
  • point out
  • reiterate
  • repeat
  • underline
  • underscore
  • accent
  • articulate
  • charge
  • dramatize
  • enlarge
  • enunciate
  • headline
  • hit
  • impress
  • italicize
  • mark
  • pinpoint
  • press
  • pronounce
  • punctuate
  • spotlight
  • weight
  • bear down
  • dwell on
  • insist on
  • labor the point
  • limelight
  • make a point
  • make clear
  • make emphatic
  • make much of
  • play up
  • point up
  • put accent on
  • rub in

Antonyms for emphasize

  • deny
  • lose
  • mumble
  • depreciate
  • forget
  • ignore
  • play down
  • understate
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to emphasize

accent

verb. place emphasis, importance
  • accentuate
  • draw attention to
  • emphasize
  • highlight
  • intensify
  • stress
  • underline
  • underscore
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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