from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To place too much emphasis on or employ too much emphasis.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To place too much emphasis on; to overstate the importance of.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. to emphasize excessively; to place excessive emphasis on.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. place special or excessive emphasis on
over- + emphasize (Wiktionary)