Definition: put stress on; utter with an accent
Usage: In Farsi, you accent the last syllable of each word
Definition: speak, pronounce, or utter in a certain way
Usage: She pronounces French words in a funny way; I cannot say `zip wire'; Can the child sound out this complicated word?
Definition: to stress, single out as important
Usage: Dr. Jones emphasizes exercise in addition to a change in diet
Definition: give expression to
Usage: She showed her disappointment