BSL Sign Language Dictionary

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How to sign: give extra weight to (a communication)
"Her gesture emphasized her words";

underline in BSL Watch how to sign underline in British Sign Language
underline - QIA Dictionary of ICT
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Similiar / Same: underscore, underline, emphasize

Categories: stress, emphasize, emphasise, punctuate, accent, accentuate


How to sign: to stress, single out as important
"Dr. Jones emphasizes exercise in addition to a change in diet";

stress in BSL Watch how to sign stress in British Sign Language
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Similiar / Same: stress, emphasize, accent, accentuate, punctuate

Categories: express, show, evince

Within this category: background, bring out, re-emphasise, bear down, topicalize, point up, drive home, underscore

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