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Synonyms for emphasis
ˈɛm fə sɪs; -ˌsiz

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. emphasis, accent(noun)

    special importance or significance

    "the red light gave the central figure increased emphasis"; "the room was decorated in shades of grey with distinctive red accents"

    Synonyms:
    dialect, vehemence, stress, accent mark, accent, idiom, speech pattern

  2. vehemence, emphasis(noun)

    intensity or forcefulness of expression

    "the vehemence of his denial"; "his emphasis on civil rights"

    Synonyms:
    fury, stress, wildness, accent, violence, vehemence, furiousness, ferocity, fierceness

  3. emphasis(noun)

    special and significant stress by means of position or repetition e.g.

    Synonyms:
    vehemence, accent, stress

  4. stress, emphasis, accent(noun)

    the relative prominence of a syllable or musical note (especially with regard to stress or pitch)

    "he put the stress on the wrong syllable"

    Synonyms:
    tenseness, speech pattern, vehemence, stress, dialect, accent mark, accent, tension, strain, focus, idiom

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. emphasis(n.)

    Synonyms:
    stress (on certain words), force of utterance

  2. emphasis(n.)

    Synonyms:
    impressiveness, significance, moment, weight

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    focus, accent, attention, importance, insistence, stress, priority, weight, significance, focusing

How to pronounce emphasis?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say emphasis in sign language?

  1. emphasis

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