Adjective "Underscoring" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Underscoring


    Definition:

    1. to mark with a line or lines underneath; underline, as for emphasis.

    2. to stress; emphasize: The recent tragedy underscores the danger of disregarding safety rules. noun

    3. a line drawn beneath something written or printed.

    4. music for a film soundtrack; background for a film or stage production.

    Origin:
    underscore

    Examples:

    "sentiments can be underscoring."

    "availabilities can be underscoring."

    "tensions can be underscoring."