verb (used with object), un·der·scored, un·der·scor·ing.
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That it came and went largely unnoticed underscores just how irrelevant the Wildcats were this year.NCAA tournament bracketology: Potential bid snatchers to watch on Friday|Patrick Stevens|March 12, 2021|Washington Post
Be sure also to only use lowercase letters and hyphens to separate words rather than underscores.Five hacks to enhance your organic CTR and rankings in SERPs|Karl Tablante|January 27, 2021|Search Engine Watch
The line of questioning underscores how Republicans intend to keep the focus of Wednesday’s hearing on accusations that tech companies are biased against conservatives.Facebook, Google, Twitter CEOs clash with Congress in pre-election showdown|Tony Romm, Rachel Lerman, Cat Zakrzewski, Heather Kelly, Elizabeth Dwoskin|October 28, 2020|Washington Post
These terrible roles tended to further underscore that she would always be best-known for wearing a dress.Happy 20th Birthday, Liz Hurley’s Safety-Pin Dress|Tim Teeman|December 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
To underscore the “shame,” street sweepers followed along behind the prisoners, cleaning the street.Ukraine Parades for Independence Day Under Putin's Shadow|Anna Nemtsova|August 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
To underscore the point: The Constitution strongly protects us against theocrats who would pass religious precepts into law.
They underscore the extent to which our ideas of normality are tied closely to socioeconomic status.
Of course, other elements had to be added in to underscore that concept, and it also became a mother-son movie.Ryan Gosling and Nicolas Winding Refn on Sex, Violence & More|Marlow Stern|July 17, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Why the "many frequent and free conversations respecting me and my conduct," which you have taken so much pains to underscore?
Here we underscore c′ and c; and, as the whole thing now reads as e′a, we tack on e′a0 as the Conclusion, with a ¶.Symbolic Logic|Lewis Carroll
Our poets do not need to underscore words or to use heavy headlines and italics.
Amendments can be read by placing cursor over words with a dashed underscore like this.Little Folks (October 1884)|Various
We may pencil on the margin, or underscore, all the leading propositions, and the typical examples.Practical Essays|Alexander Bain