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Spanish translation of “accent”

accent

noun /ˈӕksənt/
( linguistics ) a special way of pronouncing words in a particular area etc
acento , pronunciación
She spoke with an American accent.
emphasis
énfasis
The accent must be on hard work .
( linguistics ) a mark used to show the pronunciation of a letter in certain languages
acento , tilde
Put an accent on the e in début.
( linguistics ) (a mark used to show) the stress on a syllable
acento
The accent is on the second syllable .
accentuate verb to emphasize something or to make it easier to notice
Acentua
The dress accentuated her figure .
(Definition of accent from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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