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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 Mask.
    (mark) Akzent Mask.
    Akzentzeichen Neutr.
  • 2
    (pronunciation) Akzent Mask.
    (note in somebody's voice) Unterton Mask.
  • 6 (emphasis)
    Akzent Mask.
    the accent is on …
    der Akzent liegt auf + Dat.
  • 8 (contrasting detail)
    [Farb]akzent Mask.

transitive verb

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

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