English dictionary definition of:

emphasis


Noun

  • intensity or forcefulness of expression
  • the relative prominence of a syllable or musical note (especially with regard to stress or pitch)
  • special and significant stress by means of position or repetition e.g.
  • special importance or significance

Thesaurus

accent stress vehemence

Spellzone course content

View spelling list ph words - set 2 and learn about the word emphasis in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit 5. Spelling the consonant digraphs, Part 2.

Scrabble score for emphasis


Scrabble score = 15

Please note that scrabble only allows seven tiles to be placed at once.

generated at 14:54:01 on 18-01-20

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