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Translation of accent in French:


British English: /ˈaks(ə)nt/
, /ˈaksɛnt/
American English: /ˈækˌsɛnt/
  • (gen) (Linguistics, Music) [figurative] in ou with a French accent
    avec un accent français
    to put the accent on something
    mettre l'accent sur quelque chose
    with the accent on quality
    avec l'accent mis sur la qualité

transitive verb

British English: /akˈsɛnt/
American English: /ˈækˌsɛnt/
, /ækˈsɛnt/
Definition of accent in:
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