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Meaning of DE-EMPHASIZE

Pronunciation:  dee'emfu`sIz

 
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 Definition: 
[v]  reduce the emphasis
 

DE-EMPHASIZE is a 12 letter word that starts with D.

 

 Synonyms: de-emphasise, destress
 
 See Also: alter, change

 

 

Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: abate, allay, alleviate, assuage, attemper, bank the fire, bedwarf, belittle, blunt, chasten, conceal, constrain, control, cushion, damp, dampen, deaden, deprecate, depreciate, detract from, diminish, disguise, downplay, dull, dwarf, extenuate, hush up, keep within bounds, lay, lenify, lessen, lighten, make light of, make little of, make nothing of, minify, minimize, mitigate, moderate, modulate, muffle, obtund, palliate, play down, reduce, reduce the temperature, restrain, set at naught, set little by, silence, slacken, slow down, smother, sober, sober down, soften, stifle, subdue, suppress, tame, temper, think little of, think nothing of, tone down, tune down, underplay, weaken
 

 

 

 

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