Translation of "accent" - English-Portuguese dictionary


noun uk /ˈæk·sənt/ us /ˈæk·sent/

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

an American accent
a French accent

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

acento gráfico
There’s an accent on the ‘e’ of ‘café’.

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