Definition of secondary stress in English:

secondary stress

Line breaks: sec¦ond|ary stress

noun

Phonetics
The accent on a syllable of a word or breath group that is weaker than the primary stress but stronger than the lack of stress. Compare with

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Word of the day dissonant
Pronunciation: ˈdɪs(ə)nənt
adjective
lacking harmony