Atonic - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |eɪˈtɑːnɪk|  American pronunciation of the word atonic
Brit.  |əˈtɒnɪk|  British pronunciation of the word atonic

adjective

- characterized by a lack of tonus
- (used of syllables) carrying no stress(syn: unaccented)

an atonic syllable carries no stress

Examples

an atonic syllable carries no stress

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