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Synonyms and Antonyms of emphasis

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emphasis

synonym (synonym of emphasis)

  • (noun.state)
    special importance or significance (noun.state)
     
  • (noun.attribute)
    intensity or forcefulness of expression (noun.attribute)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    the relative prominence of a syllable or musical note (especially with regard to stress or pitch) (noun.communication)
     

hypernym (emphasis IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • intensity or forcefulness of expression (noun.attribute)
    high level or degree; the property of being intense (noun.attribute)
     
  • special and significant stress by means of position or repetition e.g. (noun.communication)
    a use of language that creates a literary effect (but often without regard for literal significance) (noun.communication)
     
  • special importance or significance (noun.state)
    a prominent status (noun.state)
     
  • the relative prominence of a syllable or musical note (especially with regard to stress or pitch) (noun.communication)
    the patterns of stress and intonation in a language (noun.communication)
     

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF emphasis relation)

  • intensity or forcefulness of expression (noun.attribute)
    too much emphasis (noun.attribute)
     
  • special and significant stress by means of position or repetition e.g. (noun.communication)
    (linguistics) emphasis placed on the topic or focus of a sentence by preposing it to the beginning of the sentence; placing the topic at the beginning more.. (noun.communication)
     
  • special importance or significance (noun.state)
    special emphasis attached to something (noun.state)
     
  • the relative prominence of a syllable or musical note (especially with regard to stress or pitch) (noun.communication)
    the use or application of an accent; the relative prominence of syllables in a phrase or utterance (noun.communication)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    emphasis that results from pitch rather than loudness (noun.communication)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    the distribution of stresses within a polysyllabic word (noun.communication)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    the distribution of stresses within a sentence (noun.communication)
     

derivation (.... is derived from emphasis)

  • intensity or forcefulness of expression (noun.attribute)
    forceful and definite in expression or action (adj.all)
     
  • (adj.all)
    spoken with emphasis (adj.all)
     
  • special importance or significance (noun.state)
    to stress, single out as important (verb.communication)
     
  • the relative prominence of a syllable or musical note (especially with regard to stress or pitch) (noun.communication)
    put stress on; utter with an accent (verb.communication)
     
  • (adj.all)
    sudden and strong (adj.all)
     
  • (adj.all)
    (of verse) having a metric system based on stress rather than syllables or quantity (adj.all)
     
synonym hypernym hyponym derivation accent vehemence stress intensity intensiveness inflection rhetorical device grandness importance overemphasis accentuation pitch accent tonic accent word accent word stress emphatic forceful emphasised emphasized accent accentuate

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