De-emphasize and Overplay


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De-emphasize verb – To reduce in apparent importance.
Usage example: you're at a point in your career where you can de-emphasize your academic record and emphasize your work experience

Overplay is an antonym for de-emphasize.
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Overplay verb – Exaggerate one's acting.
De-emphasize is an antonym for overplay.
Nearby Word: overplaying
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