Die Übersetzung von "emphasis" - Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch


noun /ˈemfəsis/ (plural emphases /-siːz/)

stress put on certain words in speaking etc; greater force of voice used in words or parts of words to make them more noticeable

accent, accentuation
In writing we sometimes underline words to show emphasis.

force; firmness

‘I do not intend to go,’ he said with emphasis.

importance given to something

insistance, importance
He placed great emphasis on this point.
emphasize verb ( emphasise)

to lay or put emphasis on

You emphasize the word ‘too’ in the sentence ‘Are you going too?’
He emphasized the importance of working hard.
emphatic /-ˈfӕ-/ adjective

(negative unemphatic) expressed with emphasis; firm and definite

an emphatic denial
He was most emphatic about the importance of arriving on time.
emphatically adverb

to emphasize (not emphasize on) a point.

(Die Übersetzung von "emphasis" von PASSWORT Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)