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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
masculine noun
1. (attention)
a. emphasis
El alcalde habló sobre educación e hizo énfasis en la lucha contra las drogas.The mayor talked about education and placed emphasis on the war on drugs.
b. stress
Mi preparador físico hizo énfasis en la importancia de tener una buena postura al hacer los ejercicios.My physical trainer laid stress on the importance of good posture while doing the exercises.
2. (accentuation)
a. emphasis
Lucía dijo "no" con un énfasis que nos dejó entrever que estaba firme en su decisión.Lucia said "no" with an emphasis that signaled to us that her decision was irreversible.
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. emphasis
poner énfasis en algoto emphasize something
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1 (en la entonación) emphasis
hablar con énfasis to speak emphatically; poner el énfasis en to stress
2 (insistencia) stress
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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