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Definition 1: a line drawn underneath (especially under written matter) - [noun denoting communication]

Synonyms for underline in the sense of this definition

(underline is a kind of ...) a mark made on a surface by a pen, pencil, or paintbrush

"she applied the paint in careful strokes"

Definition 2: give extra weight to (a communication) - [verb of communication]

Samples where underline or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Her gesture emphasized her words

Synonyms for underline in the sense of this definition

(underline is a kind of ...) to stress, single out as important

"Dr. Jones emphasizes exercise in addition to a change in diet"

Definition 3: draw a line or lines underneath to call attention to - [verb of communication]

Synonyms for underline in the sense of this definition

(underline is a kind of ...) make or leave a mark on

"the scouts marked the trail" "ash marked the believers' foreheads"

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