But the emphasis was on smart and imaginative tactics and relentless follow-through.
And slapping his hands together for emphasis adds, “There is no time to go back home.”
The emphasis on communications offers a very handy and acceptable excuse to presidents and their top aides.
Google rolled out a massive overhaul of YouTube today, with a cleaner look and an emphasis on channels.
It turned out he had been selling information to the Soviet Union since 1985, with an emphasis on selling.
If the note itself is not new, there must at least be a newness of emphasis and insistence.
There was profound conviction in the emphasis with which she spoke her warning.
Hyperbole is a natural exaggeration for the purpose of emphasis.
In the man's emphasis the girl realized at last the inefficacy of her efforts to combat his will.
Such a method results not only in added clearness, but also in emphasis.
1570s, from Latin emphasis, from Greek emphasis "significance, indirect meaning," from emphainein "to present, show, indicate," from en "in" (see en- (2)) + phainein "to show" (see phantasm). In Greek and Latin, it developed a sense of "extra stress" given to a word or phrase in speech as a clue that it implies something more than literal meaning.