verb (used with object), un·der·lined, un·der·lin·ing.
THIS PSAT VOCABULARY QUIZ IS PERFECT PRACTICE FOR THE REAL TEST
OTHER WORDS FROM underlineun·der·lin·ing, un·der·lin·e·a·tion [uhn-der-lin-ee-ey-shuhn], /ˌʌn dərˌlɪn iˈeɪ ʃən/, nounun·der·lin·er, noun
Example sentences from the Web for underline
Underlining the importance of togetherness, taste, and the relationship between humans and the bounty of nature.
Both Bush and Carter succeeded only in underlining the limits of American power.
I began reading it in earnest last summer, underlining and making notes in the margins.
Smith used it continually, underlining his remarks with it, so to speak.In the Foreign Legion|Erwin Rosen
Varvara Petrovna read this first letter greedily, and underlining in pencil the exclamation: "Where are they both?"The Possessed|Fyodor Dostoevsky
He understood this method of correspondence, which consisted in underlining words which, placed together, made sense.The Regent's Daughter|Alexandre Dumas (Pere)
Thereafter Mr. Saltus wrote "tolerance," and, underlining the word, added it to a list he had made.Edgar Saltus: The Man|Marie Saltus
Material and color are indicated on the left by underlining.Library Bookbinding|Arthur Low Bailey