Definition of Emphasizing in English :

Define Emphasizing in English

Emphasizing meaning in English

Meaning of Emphasizing in English

Pronunciation of Emphasizing in English

Emphasizing pronunciation in English

Pronounce Emphasizing in English


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1. accenting, accentuation, emphasizing

the act of giving special importance or significance to something

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see synonyms of emphasizing
to give emphasis or prominence to; stress

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see synonyms of emphasizing
verb transitiveWord forms: ˈemphaˌsized or ˈemphaˌsizing
to give emphasis to; give special force or prominence to; stress

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tr.v. em·pha·sized, em·pha·siz·ing, em·pha·siz·es
1. To give emphasis to; stress: She emphasized that the matter was urgent.
2. To cause to appear important or deserving of attention: The bank failure emphasized the need for reform.
3. To give prominence of sound to (a syllable or word) in pronouncing or in accordance with a metrical pattern.

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