Definition of Accent. Meaning of Accent. Synonyms of Accent

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Definition of Accent

Accent
Accent Ac*cent", v. t. [imp. & p. p. Accented; p. pr. & vb. n. Accenting.] [OF. accenter, F. accentuer.] 1. To express the accent of (either by the voice or by a mark); to utter or to mark with accent. 2. To mark emphatically; to emphasize.

Meaning of Accent from wikipedia

- Accent may refer to: Accent (sociolinguistics), way of pronunciation particular to a speaker or group of speakers Accent (phonetics), prominence given...
- The Mid-Atlantic accent, or Transatlantic accent, is an accent of English, fashionably used by the early 20th-century American upper class and entertainment...
- The acute accent (/əˈkjuːt/), ◌́, is a diacritic used in many modern written languages with alphabets based on the Latin, Cyrillic, and Gr**** scripts....
- The Hyundai Accent (Korean: 현대 엑센트), or Hyundai Verna (현대 베르나) is a subcompact car produced by Hyundai. In Australia, the first generation models carried...
- The grave accent ( ` ) (/ɡreɪv/ or /ɡrɑːv/) is a diacritical mark used to varying degrees in English, French, Dutch, Portuguese, Italian and many other...
- Foreign accent syndrome is a medical condition in which patients develop speech patterns that are perceived as a foreign accent that is different from...
- diacritic (also diacritical mark, diacritical point, diacritical sign, or accent) is a glyph added to a letter or to a basic glyph. The term derives from...
- In sociolinguistics, an accent is a manner of pronunciation peculiar to a particular individual, location, or nation. An accent may be identified with...
- An accent wall or feature wall is an interior wall whose design differs from that of the other walls in the room. The accent wall's color can simply be...
- (tónos) 'accent') is the standard system for Ancient Gr**** and Medieval Gr****. The acute accent (´), the cir****flex (˜), and the grave accent (`) indicate...