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See definition of unemphatic on Dictionary.com
  • as ininconspicuous
  • as inunconspicuous
  • as inunnoticeable

synonyms for unemphatic

  • unobtrusive
  • camouflaged
  • concealed
  • dim
  • faint
  • hidden
  • indistinct
  • insignificant
  • low-key
  • low-profile
  • modest
  • muted
  • ordinary
  • plain
  • quiet
  • retiring
  • secretive
  • shy
  • soft-pedalled
  • subtle
  • tenuous
  • unassuming
  • unostentatious
  • unobtrusive
  • camouflaged
  • concealed
  • dim
  • faint
  • having
  • hidden
  • indistinct
  • insignificant
  • low-key
  • low-profile
  • modest
  • muted
  • obscure
  • ordinary
  • plain
  • quiet
  • retiring
  • secretive
  • shy
  • soft-pedalled
  • subtle
  • tenuous
  • unassuming
  • unconspicuous
  • unostentatious

antonyms for unemphatic

MOST RELEVANT
  • conspicuous
  • exposed
  • noticeable
  • open
  • unhidden
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      How to use unemphatic in a sentence

      The subject pronoun, when unemphatic, is not expressed, but understood from the termination of the verb.
      FRDRIC MISTRALCHARLES ALFRED DOWNER
      When he spoke of his "visions," it was in the ordinary unemphatic tones in which we speak of every-day matters.
      LIBRARY NOTESA. P. RUSSELL
      Thus, in the unemphatic parts he would turn away and not be continually “nosing his interlocutor” or talking directly to him.
      BROWNING AND THE DRAMATIC MONOLOGUES. S. CURRY
      In unemphatic words, it was also frequently mute; so that hit was frequently written it, as in modern English.
      CHAUCER'S WORKS, VOLUME 6 (OF 7) -- INTRODUCTION, GLOSSARY, AND INDEXESGEOFFREY CHAUCER
      The unemphatic way in which she sometimes made important suggestions was one of Aunt Elsies peculiarities.
      WHEAT AND HUCKLEBERRIESCHARLOTTE MARION (WHITE) VAILE
      Give examples of words or phrases which when repeated become unemphatic, more emphatic, equivalent to a climax.
      THE ONTARIO HIGH SCHOOL READERA.E. MARTY
      Dick's demeanour was as unemphatic as she remembered it always to have been.
      THE NEST, THE WHITE PAGODA, THE SUICIDE, A FORSAKEN TEMPLE, MISS JONES AND THE MASTERPIECEANNE DOUGLAS SEDGWICK
      Mr. Galsworthy's more delicate and unemphatic art eludes this danger, at any rate in Strife.
      PLAY-MAKINGWILLIAM ARCHER
      By an "unemphatic ending" I am far from meaning a makeshift ending, an ending carelessly and conventionally huddled up.
      PLAY-MAKINGWILLIAM ARCHER
      It is probable that the lighter form of the word was intended to be used when it was quite unemphatic.
      THE POETICAL WORKS OF JOHN MILTONJOHN MILTON
      SYNONYM OF THE DAY
      OCTOBER 26, 1985
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      WORDS RELATED TO UNEMPHATIC

      • camouflaged
      • concealed
      • dim
      • faint
      • hidden
      • indistinct
      • insignificant
      • low-key
      • low-profile
      • modest
      • muted
      • ordinary
      • plain
      • quiet
      • retiring
      • secretive
      • shy
      • soft-pedalled
      • subtle
      • tenuous
      • unassuming
      • unemphatic
      • unobtrusive
      • unostentatious
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