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To depict or outline the features of.
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  1. To depict or outline the features of.
  2. To sketch or show the features of
  3. (Informal) To picture mentally; imagine:
To utter (a speech sound) by making the necessary movements of the speech organs.
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  1. To utter (a speech sound) by making the necessary movements of the speech organs.
  2. (Music) To play or sing (a note, passage, etc.) in a particular, usually the indicated, manner
  3. (Architecture) To give visible or concrete expression to (the composition of structural elements):
(--- Informal) To subject to mental or emotional stress
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  1. (--- Informal) To subject to mental or emotional stress
  2. To give stress or accent to
  3. (Informal) To subject to physiological or mental stress or strain. Often used with out :
To mark with an accent.
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  1. To mark with an accent.
  2. To emphasize; heighten the effect of
  3. To pronounce or mark with an accent or stress
To emphasize; stress:
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  1. To emphasize; stress:
  2. To draw a line underneath something, especially to add emphasis; to underscore
  3. To stress or emphasize
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  1. To emphasize or draw attention to.
  2. To put emphasis on; stress:
  3. To cause to appear important or deserving of attention:
To designate visually (an icon, a portion of text, etc. on a computer screen) as being selected for some operation
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  1. To designate visually (an icon, a portion of text, etc. on a computer screen) as being selected for some operation
  2. To make prominent; emphasize:
  3. To give a highlight to (the subject of a painting, for example).
To focus attention on.
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  1. To focus attention on.
  2. To illuminate with a spotlight.
To adapt (a story or literary work) for dramatic presentation, as in a theater or on television or radio.
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  1. To adapt (a story or literary work) for dramatic presentation, as in a theater or on television or radio.
  2. To present or draw attention to in a dramatic way:
  3. To regard or present (actions, oneself, etc.) as though in a play; give dramatic quality to
To pronounce words, syllables, etc.
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  1. To pronounce words, syllables, etc.
  2. To say words; speak.
  3. To use the organs of speech to make heard (a word or speech sound); utter.
To state or set forth precisely or systematically:
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  1. To state or set forth precisely or systematically:
  2. To pronounce words, esp. clearly and distinctly; articulate
  3. To state definitely; express in a systematic way
To mark with a printed accent.
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  1. To mark with a printed accent.
  2. To focus attention on; accentuate:
  3. To pronounce (a syllable, word, or phrase) with special stress
(Figuratively, idiomatic) To tell, remind, indicate.
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  1. (Figuratively, idiomatic) To tell, remind, indicate.
  2. (Idiomatic) To identify among a group of similar subjects, or in a scene where the subject might not be readily seen or noticed, with a gesture of the body.
To provide (a text) with punctuation marks.
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  1. To provide (a text) with punctuation marks.
  2. To use punctuation marks
  3. To stress or emphasize.
(Idiomatic) To talk more loudly or plainly.
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  1. (Idiomatic) To talk more loudly or plainly.
  2. (Idiomatic) To make oneself or one's opinions known; to advocate or assert oneself.
To repeat (something done or said); say or do again or repeatedly
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  1. To repeat (something done or said); say or do again or repeatedly
  2. To say or do (something) for a second time, such as for emphasis.
To continue to be tasted, as because of belching
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  1. To continue to be tasted, as because of belching
  2. To occur or happen again:
  3. To do, experience, or produce again:
To take and maintain a stand or make a firm demand
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  1. To take and maintain a stand or make a firm demand
  2. To assert or demand (something) firmly or persistently:
  3. To be resolute or firm in a demand or course:
To defend or hold against criticism or attack:
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  1. To defend or hold against criticism or attack:
  2. To keep in existence; sustain:
  3. To keep in a certain condition or position, esp. of efficiency, good repair, etc.; preserve
To compel (a person) to serve in the military, particularly in the naval forces, especially by seizure.
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  1. To compel (a person) to serve in the military, particularly in the naval forces, especially by seizure.
  2. (Law) To impose a constructive trust or a lien upon property, as a matter of equity, to protect a person without legal title but with a legally recognized interest.
  3. To affect strongly, often favorably:
To declare positively; assert to be true:
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  1. To declare positively; assert to be true:
  2. To make a solemn promise. See also oath.
  3. To assert that one will give true testimony equivalent to that which would be given while under oath.
(Nautical) To get more astern or parallel with the vessel's course; to draw aft; said of the wind.
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  1. (Nautical) To get more astern or parallel with the vessel's course; to draw aft; said of the wind.
  2. To increase the capacity of; to expand; to give free scope or greater scope to; also, to dilate, as with joy, affection, etc.
  3. To become larger; increase in size, extent, etc.; expand
To suggest or demonstrate the necessity, expedience, or advisability of:
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  1. To suggest or demonstrate the necessity, expedience, or advisability of:
  2. To be or give a sign, token, or indication of; signify; betoken
  3. To serve as a sign, symptom, or token of; signify:
(Figuratively) To emphasize.
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  1. (Figuratively) To emphasize.
  2. To print in italic type.
  3. To underscore (written matter) with a single line to indicate italics.
To attack with blows; hit, beat, or whip.
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  1. To attack with blows; hit, beat, or whip.
  2. To attack with words; scold
  3. To spend too much time and effort on; develop in too great detail
(Idiomatic) To irritatingly make a point.
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  1. (Idiomatic) To irritatingly make a point.
  2. To apply by rubbing.
To mark with an accent
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  1. To mark with an accent
  2. To focus attention on; accentuate:
  3. To pronounce (a syllable, word, or phrase) with special stress
To mark with an accent.
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  1. To mark with an accent.
  2. To emphasize; heighten the effect of
  3. To pronounce with a stress or accent.
To sketch or show the features of
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  1. To sketch or show the features of
  2. To depict or outline the features of.
  3. To be a feature of
To make prominent; emphasize:
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  1. To make prominent; emphasize:
  2. To designate visually (an icon, a portion of text, etc. on a computer screen) as being selected for some operation
  3. To give a highlight to (the subject of a painting, for example).
(Figuratively) To emphasize.
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  1. (Figuratively) To emphasize.
  2. To print in italic type.
  3. To underscore (written matter) with a single line to indicate italics.
To give stress or accent to
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  1. To give stress or accent to
  2. (--- Informal) To subject to mental or emotional stress
  3. (Informal) To subject to physiological or mental stress or strain. Often used with out :
To emphasize; stress:
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  1. To emphasize; stress:
  2. To draw a line underneath something, especially to add emphasis; to underscore
  3. To stress or emphasize
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  1. To emphasize or draw attention to.
  2. To put emphasis on; stress:
  3. To cause to appear important or deserving of attention:
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