verb (used with object), em·pha·sized, em·pha·siz·ing.
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Example sentences from the Web for emphasize
At the same time, I emphasise that it is best to keep the proverbial ‘soft eyes’ roaming too.The World’s Hotspots Will Keep the US and World Leaders Focused in 2012|Maajid Nawaz|January 11, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The maid wrinkled up her face, pushed out her lips, and nodded her head to emphasise her words.A Butterfly on the Wheel|Cyril Arthur Edward Ranger Gull
The forties are a very prominent class and justly so; they emphasise the sport of class racing over handicaps.Yachting Vol. 2|Various.
Moreover, to emphasise the value of a good reputation she had that of her mother constantly before her eyes as a warning.Court Beauties of Old Whitehall|W. R. H. Trowbridge