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Detailed Translations for emphasis from English to Dutch


emphasis [the ~] noun

  1. the emphasis (accent)
    de nadruk; het accent; de hoofdtoon; de klemtoon

Translation Matrix for emphasis:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
accent accent; emphasis accent; dialect
hoofdtoon accent; emphasis
klemtoon accent; emphasis
nadruk accent; emphasis
- accent; stress; vehemence

Related Words for "emphasis":

  • emphases

Synonyms for "emphasis":

Related Definitions for "emphasis":

  1. intensity or forcefulness of expression1
    • his emphasis on civil rights1
  2. the relative prominence of a syllable or musical note (especially with regard to stress or pitch)1
  3. special and significant stress by means of position or repetition e.g.1
  4. special importance or significance1
    • the red light gave the central figure increased emphasis1

Wiktionary Translations for emphasis:

  1. prominence given to a syllable or words
  2. special attention or prominence given to something
  3. special weight or forcefulness given to something considered important
  1. een bijzondere aandacht die besteed wordt

Cross Translation:
emphasis klem; nadruk; bombast emphaseaffectation pompeux dans le discours ou dans le débit.
emphasis accent; klemtoon; nadruk insistanceaction d’insister.

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