verb (used with object), em·pha·sized, em·pha·siz·ing.
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The pictures of Gilkes emphasize, quite rightly and inevitably, his classic good looks.William, Kate, and Jay Z’s Favorite Art Star: Alexander Gilkes' World of Rock Stars and Royalty|Tim Teeman|December 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In 2014, it appears, the key to winning in a swing state is to avoid talking about issues and emphasize pig castration.
And as if to emphasize their accounts, in early afternoon a U.S. airstrike hit a building in the middle of Kobani.In the Battle for Kobani, ISIS Falls Back. But for How Long?|Jamie Dettmer|October 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Not quite saying what academic aptitude is, he is sure Harvard should emphasize it to create a “true meritocracy.”
The problem, I should emphasize, is not that the Internet is evil.
To emphasize the exploit, we agreed to take some of the largest apples to the breakfast-table next morning.When Life Was Young|C. A. Stephens
Although schools may be very helpful, don't forget to emphasize again that they are merely helpers.Increasing Personal Efficiency|Russell H. Conwell
It serves to emphasize, however, the paucity of cases among infants in this great land of endemic adult scurvy.Scurvy Past and Present|Alfred Fabian Hess
The few rags that covered them only served to emphasize the emaciation of their bodies and limbs.A Voyage with Captain Dynamite|Charles Edward Rich
The object was to emphasize by contrast the blessings of peace illustrated in the companion picture.Landseer|Estelle M. Hurll