transitive verb
1. (to draw a line under) 
Tenemos que subrayar la primera frase de cada párrafo.We need to underline the first sentence in each paragraph.
2. (to focus attention on) 
La conferencia internacional subrayó la importancia de los derechos humanos.The international conference underlined the importance of human rights.
b. to emphasize (United States) 
La nutricionista subrayó la importancia de comer verduras frescas.The nutritionist emphasized the importance of eating fresh vegetables.
c. to emphasise (United Kingdom) 
Mi gerente subrayó lo importante que era completar el proyecto según los requisitos del cliente.My manager emphasised how important it was to complete the project according to the client's requirements.
d. to stress 
Subrayó cada palabra para que el hombre viejo lo entendiera.He stressed each word so that the old man would understand him.
El presidente subrayó en su discurso la importancia de la energía solar.In his speech, the president underscored the importance of solar energy.
transitive verb
1. (también fig) 
a. to underline 
transitive verb
1 [+texto, frase] (con línea) to underline; (en cursiva) to italicize; put in italics
2 (recalcar) to underline; emphasize
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