Definitions

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  • v. emphasize anew

Etymologies

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Examples

  • Not being satisfied with SEAL claims alone, these imposters often make additional claims of special skills (sniper, courier, etc), or of participation in covert operations for the CIA or other “shadowy” agencies, in order to re-emphasize the “ultra-secret” nature of the work they claim to have done and the “extremely classified” and “inaccessible” nature of their military records.

    Heroes or Villains?

  • Whenever our focus turns towards addressing problems in belief, or a desire to re-emphasize and re-assert beliefs, one of the single most important places where we should begin our considerations is with the sacred liturgy.

    Helping the Faithful Believe in the Real Presence of Our Lord in the Holy Eucharist

  • "Yet, I would re-emphasize that, at least in my case, it is the lifestyle and the opportunity that brought me here and will most likely keep me here."

    Is your future in IT a job in the boonies?

  • "I am aware of reports suggesting this death is the result of a suspected drugs overdose, but would like to re-emphasize that no post-mortem has yet been done and that it would be inappropriate to speculate on the cause of death," Metropolitan Police Superintendent Raj Kohli said.

    Amy Winehouse's Cause of Death Unknown; Autopsy to be Performed Monday

  • The tea party folks will claim the Kenyans are doing it to smear and ridicule them, then they will join in with Fuchs Noose to re-emphasize their claim that President Obama is not an American and needs to show each and every one of them his long form birth certificate.

    Think Progress » Pentagon pressured to cancel event hosting anti-Muslim evangelist speaker.

  • My personal views would be to drastically reduce the size of the active Army, re-emphasize the strategic bombing role in the Air Force, greatly cut back on overseas bases, and keep the Marines and Navy more or less intact (possibly strengthening the Naval Aviation program to make up for the loss of overseas bases in terms of air force usage).

    Matthew Yglesias » Scalpels, Hatchets, and the Defense Budget

  • The liberal arts have begun to re-emphasize science, including earth sciences, ecology and environmental biology.

    Steven Cohen: The Growing Field of Sustainability Studies

  • Greg Knapp, who was with Mora in Atlanta, is the new offensive coordinator and figures to re-emphasize the running game.

    After '08 swoon, top pick Curry should boost defense in Seattle

  • Just when he seems primed to make an argument that American schools should re-emphasize geography education, he backs off.

    Lost in a Good Atlas

  • It's probably nit-picking, but I think it's important to re-emphasize the role of the individual in criticism as a way of underscoring the idea that truths about any game/movie are legion and not singular and objective.

    GTA IV And The Dark Knight: Films And Games In 2008

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