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Synonyms for punctuate
ˈpʌŋk tʃuˌeɪtpunc·tu·ate

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  1. punctuate, markverb

    insert punctuation marks into

    Synonyms:
    distinguish, pit, emphasize, mark, commemorate, pock, tick, nock, differentiate, strike out, notice, score, brand, grade, check off, cross off, accentuate, stigmatize, note, emphasise, strike off, mark off, stigmatise, denounce, accent, tag, scar, stress, label, set, tick off, cross out, check

  2. 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, stress, try, accent, underscore, strain, accentuate, underline, emphasize

  3. punctuateverb

    interrupt periodically

    "Her sharp questions punctuated the speaker's drone"

    Synonyms:
    stress, mark, emphasise, accentuate, accent, emphasize

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  1. punctuateverb

    Synonyms:
    point

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