Accentual - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ækˈsentʃuːəl|  American pronunciation of the word accentual
Brit.  |ækˈsentjʊəl|  British pronunciation of the word accentual

adjective

- of or pertaining to accent or stress
- (of verse) having a metric system based on stress rather than syllables or quantity

accentual poetry is based on the number of stresses in a line
accentual rhythm

Examples

accentual poetry is based on the number of stresses in a line

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