Translation of accentuate in Spanish:
transitive verb/verbo transitivo
- 1.1 [difference] hacer* resaltar; [fact/necessity] subrayar, recalcar*; [eyes/features] realzar*, hacer* resaltar this only accentuates the problem esto solo agudiza el problema 1.2 [syllable/word] acentuar*Example sentences
- You can't argue with Sky, ITV and, previously, the BBC for accentuating its positives out of all proportion.
- They have shown impressive skill in affirming and accentuating the positives of even the most adverse of circumstances.
- Instead of focusing on the length of your cut, concentrate on accentuating your best feature.
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