Definición de underline en inglés:

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underline

verbo

Pronunciación: /ʌndəˈlʌɪn/
[with object]
1Draw a line under (a word or phrase) to give emphasis or indicate special type: certain phrases had been underlined
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Copy the articles or excerpts by hand underlining those words and phrases that you think are significant in the creation of mood and/or atmosphere.
  • Please indicate italics by underlining and indicate boldface by drawing a wavy line beneath the affected characters.
  • For some that meant moving from writing each idea on a separate line to using headers and underlining vocabulary words.
Sinónimos
underscore, mark, pick out, emphasize, highlight;
1.1Emphasize (something): the improvement in retail sales was underlined by these figures
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Nevertheless, the sale seemed to underline their minor status.
  • The television figures underline the sustained popularity of the annual broadcasts from the festival and this year's programme attracted over 56 per cent of the Irish audience at its peak.
  • These figures underline the fact that we are in the great boom in advertising for years, much greater than anything seen in 1999-2000.
Sinónimos
emphasize, give emphasis to, stress, put/lay stress on, highlight, accentuate, accent, call/draw attention to, focus (attention) on, zero in on, spotlight, throw into relief, give prominence to, bring to the fore, foreground, bring home, point up, play up, make a feature of
informal rub in

sustantivo

Pronunciación: /ˈʌndəlʌɪn/
1A line drawn under a word or phrase, especially for emphasis: sub-headings have an underline in blue
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • That last sentence has a green underline on my word processor, and when I right click to see what grammatical snafu I've made, it says ‘Wordiness.’
  • Take this familiar experience: spell a word wrongly in your word processor and you see a wavy red underline appear under the word.
  • I don't think the problem is the color, the problem is the highlighting as opposed to an underline.
2The line of the lower part of an animal’s body: she has a white tail and underline

Palabras que riman con underline

align, assign, benign, brine, chine, cline, combine, condign, confine, consign, dine, divine, dyne, enshrine, entwine, fine, frontline, hardline, interline, intertwine, kine, Klein, line, Main, malign, mine, moline, nine, on-line, opine, outshine, pine, Rhein, Rhine, shine, shrine, sign, sine, spine, spline, stein, Strine, swine, syne, thine, tine, trine, twine, Tyne, undermine, vine, whine, wine

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Saltos de línea: under|line

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