accentuate

Definition of accentuate

verb:

  • to stress, single out as important; "Dr. Jones emphasizes exercise in addition to a change in diet". Synonyms: accent, emphasise, emphasize, punctuate, stress.
  • put stress on; utter with an accent; "In Farsi, you accent the last syllable of each word". Synonyms: accent, stress.

Related words

background, downplay, emphasise, emphasize, topicalize, underline, underscore.

Start with accentuate

accentuated, accentuates.

End with accentuate

overaccentuate.

More information about accentuate

accentuate unscrambled

Scrabble and Words With Friends points

  • accentuate is a valid Scrabble US word, worth 14 points
  • accentuate is a valid Scrabble UK word, worth 14 points
  • accentuate is a valid Words With Friends word, worth 18 points
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