underlineverb [ T ]uk /ˌʌn.dəˈlaɪn/ us /ˌʌn.dɚˈlaɪn/ also underscore
B2 to emphasize:
- The teacher underlined the importance of attention to detail.
- Choose between the two forms of the verb and underline the correct answer.
- Both candidates underlined their commitment to national security.
- This tragic incident underlines the need for tighter safety measures.
- These findings underline the importance of nursery education.