verb (used with object), em·pha·sized, em·pha·siz·ing.
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The difference was emphasized immediately after QZ8501 went missing.The Presumed Crash of AirAsia Flight QZ8501 Is Nothing Like MH370|Lennox Samuels|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
When I spoke to Tavris about this phenomenon, she emphasized that everyone does this.
First, he emphasized the importance of the police and the need for new training and an end to “broken windows” tactics.Eric Garner Protesters Have a Direct Line to City Hall|Jacob Siegel|December 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Baghdadi emphasized in his message on Nov. 13 that his organization now has provinces in each of these five countries.
He emphasized that employing people with IDD is a triple win: the employer, the employee, and the federal government all benefit.Hiring People With Disabilities Isn’t Just the Right Thing to Do—It’s Good for Business|Elizabeth Picciuto|October 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The more the geometry in mechanism is emphasized, the less can mechanism admit that anything is ever created, even pure form.Creative Evolution|Henri Bergson
This incident appeared to the authors so peculiar that they emphasized it with an ut oculis videmus.Life of St. Francis of Assisi|Paul Sabatier
It also emphasized the fact that it does make a difference whom one marries as to the character of the resulting offspring.How to Live|Irving Fisher and Eugene Fisk
It is more the fact of being entitled to a holiday than to have it on a certain day that ought to be emphasized.Wanted, a Young Woman to Do Housework|C. Helene Barker
To my mind, the conservation movement has not sufficiently estimated or emphasized this problem.The Country-Life Movement in the United States|L.H. Bailey