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Japanese translation of “accent”

accent

noun
 
/ˈæk·sənt/
B1 the way that someone speaks, showing where they come from
(言葉の)なまり
an American accent a French accent
a mark written or printed over a letter to show you how to pronounce it
アクセント(強勢)の記号
There’s an accent on the “e” of “café”.
(Definition of accent from the Cambridge English-Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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