verb (used with object), em·pha·sized, em·pha·siz·ing.
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Shakespeare emphasises his self-control, not only by the wonderful pictures of the First Act, but by references to the past.Shakespearean Tragedy|A. C. Bradley
He emphasises the need of studying the development in order successfully to interpret the mature structure.
In the Everlasting Gospel, Blake emphasises, with more than his usual amount of paradox, the inherent divinity of man.Mysticism in English Literature|Caroline F. E. Spurgeon
Even so illuminated a writer as Ellen Key emphasises this supposed trait of the woman again and again.The Truth About Woman|C. Gasquoine Hartley
He believes in, and emphasises the importance of, the a priori.A Commentary to Kant's 'Critique of Pure Reason'|Norman Kemp Smith