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English definition of “accent”

accent

verb [T] (EMPHASIZE) /ˈæk·sent, ækˈsent/
to give special emphasis to a syllable in a word or to a word in a sentence: In Spanish, you usually accent the next-to-last syllable.
(Definition of accent verb (EMPHASIZE) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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