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Synonyms for accentuate
ækˈsɛn tʃuˌeɪtac·cen·tu·ate

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  1. stress, emphasize, emphasise, punctuate, accent, accentuateverb

    to stress, single out as important

    "Dr. Jones emphasizes exercise in addition to a change in diet"

    Synonyms:
    emphasise, mark, punctuate, stress, try, accent, underscore, strain, underline, emphasize

  2. stress, accent, accentuateverb

    put stress on; utter with an accent

    "In Farsi, you accent the last syllable of each word"

    Synonyms:
    emphasise, punctuate, stress, try, accent, strain, emphasize

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  1. accentuateverb

    Synonyms:
    mark with accent, put the mark of accent upon

  2. accentuateverb

    Synonyms:
    accent, lay stress upon, pronounce with accent

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "accentuate":

    exacerbate

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#684try
#834mark
#2989stress
#6612strain
#8873accent
#12802emphasize
#19433underline
#25091underscore
#32104emphasise
#44647exacerbate
#54875accentuate
#93647punctuate

How to use accentuate in a sentence?

  1. Mary Alvord:

    On the other hand, kids and teens, say with temporary acne, might welcome a touched up picture that does n’t accentuate what they look like that particular day – for all the upcoming years to remember.

  2. Betty White:

    Enjoy life, accentuate the positive, not the negative. It sounds so trite, but a lot of people will pick out something to complain about, rather than say, ‘Hey, that was great!’ It’s not hard to find great stuff if you look.

  3. G.H. Hardy:

    ...a science is said to be useful if its development tends to accentuate the existing inequalities in the destribution of wealth, or more directly promotes the destruction of human life.


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