Meaning of “accentuate” in the English Dictionary

"accentuate" in British English

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accentuateverb [ T ]

uk /əkˈsen.tʃu.eɪt/ us /əkˈsen.tʃu.eɪt/

(Definition of “accentuate” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"accentuate" in American English

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accentuateverb [ T ]

us /ɪkˈsen·tʃuˌeɪt, æk-/

to emphasize a particular feature of something or to make something more noticeable:

The short black dress accentuated her slenderness.

(Definition of “accentuate” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)