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To emphasize what you are saying - thesaurus

Synonyms

emphasize

verb

to say a phrase, word, or part of a word with extra loudness so that people give special attention to it

stress

verb

to emphasize something such as an idea, fact, or detail

highlight

verb

to describe something in a way that makes people notice it and think about it

underline

verb

to emphasize something or state that it is important

accent

verb

to emphasize a word, sound, or feature

underscore

verb

to emphasize something, or to show that it is important

accentuate

verb

to emphasize something, or to make it more noticeable

point up

to emphasize something

reiterate

verb

formal to repeat something in order to emphasize it or make it very clear to people

lay emphasis/stress on something

to emphasize the importance of something

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amplify

verb

formal to explain something more thoroughly or give it more emphasis

angle

verb

to do or write something in a way that makes one thing seem more important than others, or gives special emphasis to one opinion

belabour

verb

formal to emphasize an idea or suggestion too strongly, in a way that becomes boring or annoying

emphasise

a British spelling of emphasize

foreground

verb

to give something more importance than something else

inflect

verb

to change the sound of your voice when you are speaking, for example to emphasize a particular word

ram/bring home a message

to emphasize the main idea that you want people to understand, believe, or remember

ram home

to emphasize something very strongly so that people clearly understand you

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hygge

a lifestyle focussing on simple pleasures such as comfort and cosiness in the home, and spending time with friends and family

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sofar

a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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