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  1. embolden

    • IPA[ɪmˈbəʊld(ə)n]

    英式

    • v.
      give (someone) the courage or confidence to do something;cause (a piece of text) to appear in a bold typeface
    • verb: embolden, 3rd person present: emboldens, gerund or present participle: emboldening, past tense: emboldened, past participle: emboldened

    • 釋義

    動詞

    • 1. give (someone) the courage or confidence to do something emboldened by the claret, he pressed his knee against hers
    • 2. cause (a piece of text) to appear in a bold typeface centre, embolden, and underline the heading
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    • IPA[əmˈbōldən]

    美式

    • v.
      give (someone) the courage or confidence to do something or to behave in a certain way: emboldened by robust passenger traffic, the airlines put through major fare increases

    Oxford American Dictionary