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accent

Translation of accent in German:

noun

British English: /ˈaks(ə)nt/
, /ˈaksɛnt/
American English: /ˈækˌsɛnt/
  • 1 (prominence by stress)
    Akzent, der
    (mark)
    Akzent, der
    Akzentzeichen, das
  • 2 (pronunciation)
    Akzent, der
    (note in somebody's voice)
    Unterton, der
  • 6
    (emphasis)
    Akzent, der
    the accent is on …
    der Akzent liegt auf + Dat.
  • 8
    (contrasting detail)
    [Farb]akzent, der

transitive verb

British English: /akˈsɛnt/
American English: /ˈækˌsɛnt/
, /ækˈsɛnt/
  • (stress, lit. or fig.)
    betonen
    (mark)
    mit Akzent[en] versehen

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