Translation of "accent" - English-German dictionary


noun /ˈӕksənt/

a special way of pronouncing words in a particular area etc

der Akzent
an American accent.


die Betonung
The accent must be on hard work.

a mark used to show the pronunciation of a letter in certain languages

der Akzent
Put an accent on the e in début.

(a mark used to show) the stress on a syllable

die Betonung
The accent is on the second syllable.

(Translation of “accent” from the PASSWORD English–German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)