Definition: underline; emphasize
Definition: underline; emphasize
Sentences Containing 'underscore'
The 14th amendment was ratified in 1868 to underscore this effort, and the Civil Rights Act of 1875 followed.
These results suggest that minority residential segregation may influence mortality risk and underscore the traditional emphasis on the social underpinnings of disease and death.
Much of the music from this collection, along with "The Miraculous Mandarin", can be heard as underscore for two "Doctor Who" stories: 1967's "The Enemy of the World" and 1968's "The Web of Fear".
In a major coup for RKO, Pan Berman managed to attract the Gershwins (George Gershwin wrote the symphonic underscore and Ira Gershwin the lyrics) to score this, their second Hollywood musical (their first had been "Delicious").
The double head fasces and the green color symbolize the unit’s key element of the military police capabilities and underscore their readiness to implement military duties.
In Act I, Rossini's slander aria from "The Barber of Seville" is used as the basis for Peppo's slander scene; the folk tune, "Te voglio ben assai" is used in Act I to highlight the young lovers' feelings; the Latin hymn "O Santissima" is used in Act II to underscore the power of Christianity over Golfo's demonry.
Garrison Forest has numerous traditions that speak to and underscore the school’s spirit.
During the height of the popularity of komiks-magazines, del Mundo and his colleagues formed an organization to oversee the komiks industry and to underscore the responsibility of this mass medium.
Although the word "deadly" is used often to underscore the risks the crew face, alone out in the wild Antarctic seas – their own incompetence can seem the most frightening."
"Boxer on the Wilderness" is a visual tone-poem that underscores some of the themes of The Wilderness and serves as a teaser/trailer to raise awareness for the feature, underscore Alexandra's skills as a director and, in addition, is designed to attract interest from investors.
Chaco's suspected role as a regional center of pilgrimage, where priestly elites staged the ritual smashing of pots—which over time built up at least one hillock composed solely of shards—is thought to underscore this pattern.
However, when the U.S. ambassador to the state of "Eurasia" is assassinated while en route to the Eurasian State Department to discuss an earlier diplomatic incident, the President sends the navy across the Atlantic to underscore the U.S. demand for a formal apology.
The musical styles displayed, range from orchestral underscore, to incidental pieces in a 1980s Europop style and lounge music.
More Vocab Wordsinopportune - untimely; inappropriate or ill-timed; poorly chosen
aloof - apart; not open in one's relationship with other people; reserved; ADV.
brand - trademark; mark burned on the hide of an animal; mark burned into the flesh of criminals; mark of disgrace; V: mark with a brand; give a lasting bad name; stigmatize; Ex. The press branded him a liar.
antiquity - quality of being very old; ancient times;
noncommittal - neutral; refusing commitment to a particular opinion; unpledged; undecided
elevation - elevated position; altitude; height; flat upright side of a building; angle made by pointing a gun; Ex. The elevation of her style is much admired; Ex. front elevation of the house
hindrance - block; obstacle; V. hinder
recant - disclaim or disavow; retract a previous statement; openly confess error; Ex. recant one's faith/a statement
illuminate - brighten; clear up or make understandable; enlighten; enable to understand; Ex. illuminating remarks
obligatory - binding; required; compulsory; V. oblige: constrain; make grateful; do a favor; accommodate