Synonyms of 'rub something in'
▷ See rub
make an issue of
Officials couldn't resist rubbing it in.
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I should emphasize that nothing has been finally decided as yet.
If someone or something highlights a point or problem, they emphasize it or make you think about it.
Two events have highlighted the tensions in recent days.
Thesaurus for rub something in from the Collins English Thesaurus