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Detailed Synonyms for accent in English

accent:

accent [the ~] noun

  1. the accent
    the emphasis; the accent
  2. the accent
    the point of interest; the accent; the prime; the central point; the hub; the centre; the center
  3. the accent
    the dialect; the accent
  4. the accent
    the dialect; the slang; the spoken language; the argot; the accent
  5. the accent
    the accent
  6. the accent
    – a diacritical mark used to indicate stress or placed above a vowel to indicate a special pronunciation 1
    the accent; the accent mark
    – a diacritical mark used to indicate stress or placed above a vowel to indicate a special pronunciation 1
  7. the accent
    – the relative prominence of a syllable or musical note (especially with regard to stress or pitch) 1
    the emphasis; the stress; the accent
    – the relative prominence of a syllable or musical note (especially with regard to stress or pitch) 1
    • emphasis [the ~] noun
    • stress [the ~] noun
      • he put the stress on the wrong syllable1
    • accent [the ~] noun
  8. the accent
    – distinctive manner of oral expression 1
    the accent; the speech pattern
    – distinctive manner of oral expression 1
    • accent [the ~] noun
      • he couldn't suppress his contemptuous accent1
    • speech pattern [the ~] noun
      • she had a very clear speech pattern1
  9. the accent
    – the usage or vocabulary that is characteristic of a specific group of people 1
    the idiom; the accent; the dialect
    – the usage or vocabulary that is characteristic of a specific group of people 1
    • idiom [the ~] noun
    • accent [the ~] noun
      • he has a strong German accent1
    • dialect [the ~] noun
      • the immigrants spoke an odd dialect of English1
      • it has been said that a language is a dialect with an army and navy1
  10. the accent
    – special importance or significance 1
    the emphasis; the accent
    – special importance or significance 1
    • emphasis [the ~] noun
      • the red light gave the central figure increased emphasis1
    • accent [the ~] noun
      • the room was decorated in shades of grey with distinctive red accents1

accent verb

  1. accent
    – put stress on; utter with an accent 1
    to stress; accent; accentuate
    – put stress on; utter with an accent 1
    • stress verb (stresss, stressed, stressing)
    • accent verb
      • In Farsi, you accent the last syllable of each word1
    • accentuate verb
  2. accent
    – to stress, single out as important 1
    to emphasize; to stress; emphasise; accent; accentuate; punctuate
    – to stress, single out as important 1

Translation Matrix for accent:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
accent accent; accent mark; argot; center; central point; centre; dialect; emphasis; hub; idiom; point of interest; prime; slang; speech pattern; spoken language; stress
accent mark accent; accent mark accent mark; punctation mark indicating the pronunciation; stress mark
argot accent; argot; dialect; slang; spoken language argot; cant; jargon; lingo; patois; slang; vernacular
center accent; center; central point; centre; hub; point of interest; prime center; center field; center of attention; centerfield; central point; centre; centre of attention; city center; city centre; core; essence; eye; gist; heart; heart and soul; hub; inwardness; kernel; main centre; mall; middle; midpoint; nerve center; nerve centre; nexus; nucleus; pivot; plaza; shopping center; shopping centre; shopping mall; snapper; substance; town centre
central point accent; center; central point; centre; hub; point of interest; prime center; central point; centre; hub; nexus; nucleus; pivot
centre accent; center; central point; centre; hub; point of interest; prime center; center field; center of attention; centerfield; central point; centre; centre of attention; city center; city centre; core; essence; eye; gist; heart; heart and soul; hub; inwardness; kernel; main centre; mall; middle; midpoint; nerve center; nerve centre; nexus; nucleus; pivot; plaza; shopping center; shopping centre; shopping mall; snapper; substance; town centre
dialect accent; argot; dialect; idiom; slang; spoken language dialect
emphasis accent; emphasis; stress emphasis; vehemence
hub accent; center; central point; centre; hub; point of interest; prime center; central point; centre; hub; nexus; nucleus; pivot
idiom accent; dialect; idiom artistic style; expressions; idiom; idiomatic expression; parlance; phrasal idiom; phrase; set phrase; vocabulary
point of interest accent; center; central point; centre; hub; point of interest; prime point of interest
prime accent; center; central point; centre; hub; point of interest; prime bloom; blossom; choicest; efflorescence; flower; flush; heyday; peak; prime; prime of life; prime quantity; very best
slang accent; argot; dialect; slang; spoken language argot; cant; jargon; lingo; patois; slang; slang expression; slang term; vernacular
speech pattern accent; speech pattern
spoken language accent; argot; dialect; slang; spoken language language; oral communication; speech; speech communication; spoken communication; spoken language; voice communication
stress accent; emphasis; stress burden; focus; strain; stress; tenseness; tension
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
accent accent; accentuate; emphasise; emphasize; punctuate; stress
accentuate accent; accentuate; emphasise; emphasize; punctuate; stress accentuate; emphasise; emphasize; sharpen; stress
center center; center on; centre; concentrate; concentrate on; focus; focus on; pore; revolve about; revolve around; rivet
centre center; center on; centre; concentrate; concentrate on; focus; focus on; pore; revolve about; revolve around; rivet
emphasise accent; accentuate; emphasise; emphasize; punctuate; stress accentuate; emphasise; emphasize; stress; tear; underline; underscore; urge on
emphasize accent; accentuate; emphasise; emphasize; punctuate; stress accentuate; emphasise; emphasize; stress; tear; underline; underscore; urge on
prime ground; prime; undercoat
punctuate accent; accentuate; emphasise; emphasize; punctuate; stress mark; punctuate
slang slang
stress accent; accentuate; emphasise; emphasize; punctuate; stress accentuate; emphasise; emphasize; strain; stress; try; urge on
AdjectiveRelated TranslationsOther Translations
center center; centre; halfway; middle; midway
centre center; centre; halfway; middle; midway
prime choice; meridian; premier; prime; prise; prize; quality; select
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
accent accent
accentuate accentuate; stress
argot argot
center center; central part; centre
centre center; central part; centre
dialect dialect
prime choice; first-class; first-rate; prime
slang slang
stress accentuate; strain; stress

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Related Definitions for "accent":

  1. a diacritical mark used to indicate stress or placed above a vowel to indicate a special pronunciation1
  2. the relative prominence of a syllable or musical note (especially with regard to stress or pitch)1
  3. distinctive manner of oral expression1
    • he couldn't suppress his contemptuous accent1
  4. the usage or vocabulary that is characteristic of a specific group of people1
    • he has a strong German accent1
  5. special importance or significance1
    • the room was decorated in shades of grey with distinctive red accents1
  6. put stress on; utter with an accent1
    • In Farsi, you accent the last syllable of each word1
  7. to stress, single out as important1

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