verb (used with object), em·pha·sized, em·pha·siz·ing.
Examples from the Web for emphasising
She went on emphasising certain words, raising her eyebrows, and saying "my dear," just as she had always done.Boyhood|Leo Tolstoy
America is not alone in possessing the industrialism, but she is alone in emphasising the ideal that strives with industrialism.What I Saw in America|G. K. Chesterton
"Mr. Sprague and Mr. Purvis," said Ricordo, emphasising their names just as a foreigner might do.The Man Who Rose Again|Joseph Hocking
Some critics have, however, gone beyond the mark in emphasising this characteristic of Leighton's methods.The Life, Letters and Work of Frederic Leighton|Mrs. Russell Barrington
He was standing as he spoke, emphasising his periods with semaphoric motions of his right arm.Bunch Grass|Horace Annesley Vachell