verb (used with object), em·pha·sized, em·pha·siz·ing.
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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