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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Special attention or importance. Intensity or forcefulness of expression; The relative prominence of a syllable or musical note (especially with regard to stress or pitch).

Usage examples (39)
  • We place great emphasis on pastoral care at an individual level through the tutor group.
  • The red light gave the central figure increased emphasis
  • His emphasis on civil rights
  • All neo-Tories are anti-Russian, but sometimes the main emphasis is anti-American. for more
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