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 acute accent ( ´ ) is a diacritic used in many modern written languages with alphabets based on the Latin, Cyrillic, and Gr**** scripts. An early precursor...
- The accentors are a genus of birds in the family Prunellidae, which is the only bird family endemic to the Palearctic. This small group of closely related...
- accent and dialect of English found primarily in the Metropolitan county of Merseyside, and closely ****ociated with the city of Liverpool. The accent...
- The Hyundai Accent (Korean: 현대 엑센트), or Hyundai Verna (현대 베르나) in South Korea, is a subcompact car produced by Hyundai. In Australia, the first generation...
- The Mid-Atlantic accent, or Transatlantic accent, is a consciously acquired accent of English, intended to blend together prestigious American and British...
- The grave accent ( ` ) (/ɡreɪv/ or /ɡrɑːv/) is a diacritical mark in many written languages, including Breton, Catalan, Corsican, Dutch, Emilian-Romagnol...
- An accent wall (a.k.a. "feature wall") is a wall whose design differs from the design of the other walls in the room. The accent wall's color can simply...
- "**** Van ****"). Van ****'s attempt at a ****ney accent has been lambasted as one of the worst accents in film history, cited by actors since as an example...
- (τόνος) "accent") is the standard system for Ancient Gr**** and Medieval Gr****. The acute accent (´), the cir****flex (ˆ), and the grave accent (`) indicate...
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