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emphasise

(also

emphasize

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1 verb give special importance to TRANSITIVEbéim a chur arbéim a leagan arshe emphasised the importance of confidentiality chuir sí béim ar thábhacht na rúndachtathis point was emphasised by the minister leag an t-aire béim ar an bpointe seoit should be emphasised that the inquiry is independent ní mór a rá thar aon rud eile gur fiosrúchán neamhspleách atá ann 2 verb stress (syllable, word etc) TRANSITIVEbéim a chur arhe emphasised the first syllable chuir sé béim ar an gcéad siolla 3 verb make more noticeable TRANSITIVEaird a tharraingt arbéim a chur arher make-up emphasised her eyes tharraing a cuid smididh aird ar a súile