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point sth up

formal
phrasal verb with point uk   us   /pɔɪnt/ verb
to emphasize a problem or fact, so that people notice it more: It was a badly researched documentary that glossed over important questions while pointing up trivial ones.
Translations of “point sth up”
in Chinese (Traditional) 強調,突出…
in Chinese (Simplified) 强调,突出…
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