emphasised emphasised

Definition(s):

  • (adj) spoken with emphasis

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  • The Fourteenth Amendment embodied and emphasised that ideal.

News

  • Soccer-Nigeria bonus dispute over 'for now' says skipper Enyeama

    By Mike Collett BELO HORIZONTE, Brazil, June 16 - The dispute over player bonuses that threatened Nigeria's participation in the Confederations Cup does not seem to be fully resolved, captain Vincent Enyeama suggested on Sunday. "The dispute, which to all intents and purposes appeared to be settled on Friday, has only been resolved 'for now', Enyeama emphasised in a media briefing on Sunday. ...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  1. Kaczynski said Obama "emphasised the importance of the strategic partnership of Poland and the United States and expressed hope in the continuation of political and military cooperation between our countries. He also said that the missile defence...
    on Nov 8, 2008 By: Lech Kaczynski Source: LIVENEWS.com.au

  2. "I emphasised the importance of making progress on the issues before us, not only on the security issues but also on the political issues that are pending before the Iraqi government," Cheney told a news conference. "I think they recognise...
    on May 9, 2007 By: Vice President Dick Cheney Source: Reuters India

  3. "I emphasised that this has to be a point in time in which we begin to write a new chapter," Mr Obama said in describing his congratulatory phone call to Mr Karzai.
    on Nov 2, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: Telegraph.co.uk

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