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  Words related to accentuate

Related / Similar Words: stress, accent, emphasize, emphasise, punctuate

 

Definition:
  • put stress on; utter with an accent; "In Farsi, you accent the last syllable of each word";
  • to stress, single out as important; "Dr. Jones emphasizes exercise in addition to a change in diet";

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    Hyponyms: background, play down, downplay, bring out, set off, re-emphasise, re-emphasize, bear down, topicalize, point up, drive home, ram home, press home, underscore, underline, emphasize, emphasise

     

    Derivational Morphology: dialect, idiom, accent, accent mark, speech pattern, stress, emphasis, accentuation, emphasizing, accenting, focus

     

     
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