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Meaning of OVEREMPHASIZE

Pronunciation:  'owvur'emfus`Iz

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[v]  place special or excessive emphasis on; "I cannot overemphasize the importance of this book"
 

OVEREMPHASIZE is a 13 letter word that starts with O.

 

 Synonyms: overemphasise, overstress
 
 See Also: amplify, exaggerate, hyerbolise, hyperbolize, magnify, overdraw, overstate

 

 

Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: accent, accentuate, belabor, carry too far, dwell on, emphasize, exaggerate, exhaust, give emphasis to, go overboard, go to extremes, go too far, harp on, highlight, italicize, know no bounds, magnify, maximize, overaccentuate, overact, overcarry, overdevelop, overdo, overdrive, overelaborate, overexercise, overexert, overexpend, overindulge, overlabor, overplay, overreact, overspend, overstrain, overstress, overstudy, overtask, overtax, overtrain, overuse, overwork, pass all bounds, place emphasis on, point up, protest too much, punctuate, rub in, spotlight, star, stress, underline, underscore
 

 

 

 

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