Accentuate and Destress


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Accentuate verb – To indicate the importance of by centering attention on.
Destress is an antonym for accentuate.
Nearby Words: accent, accented, accentuation, accentuating, accentual
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Destress verb – Reduce the emphasis.
Accentuate is an antonym for destress.
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Destress or Accentuate. 2016. Accessed July 09, 2020.

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