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emphasize

place the emphasis on

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  • place the emphasis on
  • emphasize
  • give emphasis to
  • place the accent on
  • lay emphasis upon

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special weight placed upon something considered important

the act, condition, or effect of exerting force on someone or something

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the relative prominence of a syllable or musical note (especially with regard to stress or pitch)

(psychology) a state of mental or emotional strain or suspense

special emphasis attached to something

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difficulty that causes worry or emotional tension

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(physics) force that produces strain on a physical body

test the limits of

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Also, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa English teachers can also recognize that students encounter difficulty in stressing the correct syllable, therefore they can implement a better teaching way in teaching English word stress instead of only concentrating on the articulation of vowels and consonants.
In the Weckham-Ferrance and current industrial CSR tests, the effect of stressing is not understood, nor is thermal-cycling, the presence of fluids, the shape and size of samples, and straining beside compression.
Adams, stressing work pressures, had argued that men most commonly broke down.
And, according to the survey, it appears there's only one thing to do when stressing out during a holiday trip -- eat.
For helpful tips for staying fit, or combating stress or sleeplessness while traveling, consumers may send for a copy of Hilton's complimentary brochures: "Sleep and the Traveler II" or "Staying Fit and Stressing Less While Traveling.