Example sentences for: de-emphasize

How can you use “de-emphasize” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Walker thought the goal of this recommendation was to de-emphasize fine-grained, developmental work and to emphasize pursuing work using available interventions.

  • Early versions, they say, reward left-wing pedagogical approaches like "new math," which, they say, wrongly de-emphasize old-fashioned computation.

  • In order to accommodate them, the women's movement should de-emphasize specific political causes--abortion, rape, homosexual rights--because they're "issues that may or may not include [some women], rather than a theory of self-worth that applies to every woman's life."

  • The United States should de-emphasize engagement with Asia and turn back toward Europe.

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