Complete Definition of "underscore"

English
Punctuation marks

Etymology
From term|under + term|score

Pronunciation
audio|en-us-underscore.ogg|Audio (US)

Noun
en-noun

  1. An underline; a line drawn or printed beneath text; the character _.

Translations
trans-top|an underline
Czech: podtržítko n
French: tiret bas
Finnish: alleviivaus (1), alaviiva (2)
trans-mid
Spanish: t|es|guión bajo
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Verb
en-verb|underscor|es

  1. To underline; to mark a line beneath text.
  2. To emphasize or draw attention to.

#:I wish to underscore the importance of proper formatting.

Translations
trans-top|to underline
Finnish: alleviivata
trans-mid
trans-bottom

trans-top|to emphasize
Finnish: alleviivata
trans-mid
trans-bottom

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ttbc|French: souligner
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ttbc|Spanish: t|es|subrayar
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el:underscore
fr:underscore
io:underscore
id:underscore
it:underscore
te:underscore
vi:underscore
zh:underscore

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