Translation of "accent" - English-Italian dictionary


noun uk /ˈæk·sənt/ us /ˈæk·sent/

B1 the way that someone speaks, showing where they come from

an American accent un accento americano
a French accent un accento francese

a mark written or printed over a letter to show you how to pronounce it

There’s an accent on the ‘e’ of ‘café’. C’è un accento sulla “e” di “café”.

(Translation of “accent” from the Cambridge English–Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)