1. a line drawn underneath (especially under written matter)

    Synonyms : underline
    Type Of : stroke
  2. give extra weight to (a communication)

    Synonyms : emphasise, emphasize, underline
    Type Of : accentuate, emphasise, emphasize, punctuate, stress, accent
  3. draw a line or lines underneath to call attention to

    Synonyms : underline
    Type Of : mark


  1. unpleasantly and excessively suave or ingratiating in manner or speech

    Synonyms : buttery, fulsome, oily, oleaginous, smarmy, soapy
    Examples :
    • the unctuous Uriah Heep


  1. free from admixture

    Examples :
    • unalloyed metal
    • unalloyed pleasure


  1. being present everywhere at once

    Synonyms : omnipresent


  1. incapable of adapting or changing to meet circumstances

    Synonyms : inflexible, rigid
    Examples :
    • an unbending will to dominate