The text-emphasis-position property describes where emphasis marks are drawn at.

  • Initial valueover right
  • Applies toAll elements
  • InheritedYes
  • MediaVisual
  • Computed valueAs specified
  • AnimatableNo
  • CSS VersionCSS3
  • JavaScript syntaxobject.style.textEmphasisPosition
Formal syntax: [ over | under ] && [ right | left ]

text-emphasis-position: over right;
text-emphasis-position: over left;
text-emphasis-position: under right;
text-emphasis-position: under left;
  • overDraw marks over the text in horizontal writing mode.
  • underDraw marks under the text in horizontal writing mode.
  • rightDraw marks to the right of the text in vertical writing mode.
  • leftDraw marks to the left of the text in vertical writing mode.
.class {
   text-emphasis-position: over left;
}
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Last updated on 23rd March 2014 By Rene Spronk

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