The text-emphasis-style property applies emphasis marks to the element's text.

  • Initial valuenone
  • Applies toAll elements
  • InheritedYes
  • MediaVisual
  • Computed value'none', a pair of keywords representing the shape and fill, or a string
  • AnimatableNo
  • CSS VersionCSS3
  • JavaScript
Formal syntax: none | [ [ filled | open ] || [ dot | circle | double-circle | triangle | sesame ] ] | <string>

text-emphasis-style: filled;
text-emphasis-style: open;
text-emphasis-style: dot;
text-emphasis-style: circle;
text-emphasis-style: double-circle;
text-emphasis-style: triangle;
text-emphasis-style: sesame;
text-emphasis-style: <string>
text-emphasis-style: none;
  • noneNo emphasis marks.
  • filledThe shape is filled with solid color.
  • openThe shape is hollow.
  • dotDisplay small circles as marks. The filled dot is U+2022 '•', and the open dot is U+25E6 '◦'.
  • circleDisplay large circles as marks. The filled circle is U+25CF '●', and the open circle is U+25CB '○'.
  • double-circleDisplay double circles as marks. The filled double-circle is U+25C9 '◉', and the open double-circle is U+25CE '◎'.
  • triangleDisplay triangles as marks. The filled triangle is U+25B2 '▲', and the open triangle is U+25B3 '△'.
  • sesameDisplay sesames as marks. The filled sesame is U+FE45 '﹅', and the open sesame is U+FE46 '﹆'.
  • <string>Display the given string as marks. Authors should not specify more than one character in [string]. The UA may truncate or ignore strings consisting of more than one grapheme cluster.
.class {
  text-emphasis-style: filled triangle;

Last updated on 23rd March 2014 By Rene Spronk

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