What is another word for underline?

496 synonyms found


[ ˌʌndəlˈa͡ɪn], [ ˌʌndəlˈa‍ɪn], [ ˌʌ_n_d_ə_l_ˈaɪ_n]

When it comes to highlighting important information in a document, you might find yourself reaching for the trusty underline tool. However, if you want to vary your writing style, there are plenty of synonyms you can use. The term "underscore" means the same thing - to emphasize a word or phrase. You could also use "highlight," "accentuate," "emphasize," or "stress." If you're looking to add some color to your writing, consider "bold," "italicize," or "color-code" instead. No matter which word you choose, the goal is the same - to draw the reader's attention to an important part of the text.

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Usage examples for Underline

A pious ecclesiastic once underlined word for word the whole "Imitatio Christi;" in the same way I might underline your "Lohengrin" note for note.
"Correspondence of Wagner and Liszt, Volume 1"
Francis Hueffer (translator)
Although these points convinced few outsiders of the necessity for the existence of slavery, they did underline the widespread belief in black inferiority and white superiority.
"The Black Experience in America The Immigrant Heritage of America"
Norman Coombs
Ah, never underline a book till you are forty.
"This Freedom"
A. S. M. Hutchinson

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