Accented - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈæksentɪd|  American pronunciation of the word accented
Brit.  |ˈaksɛntɪd|  British pronunciation of the word accented
- this word is a past tense form of the verbto accent
- this word is a past participle form of the verbto accent

adjective

- (used of syllables) bearing the principle stress, usually accompanied by a change in pitch (syn: tonic)
- bearing a stress or accent (syn: stressed)

Examples

He spoke heavily accented English.

the young man spoke in effete, accented English

her speech is only lightly accented

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