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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • /əkˈsen.tɪd/
    • /ˈæk.sənt/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • /əkˈsen.tɪd/

Definitions of accents word

  • noun accents Plural form of accent. 1
  • noun accents plural of accent. 0
  • verb accents third-person singular simple present indicative form of accent. 0

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Parts of speech for Accents


accents popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 90% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
Most Europeans know this English word. The frequency of it’s usage is somewhere between "mom" and "screwdriver".

Synonyms for accents

noun accents

  • drawls — an act or utterance of a person who drawls.
  • rhythms — movement or procedure with uniform or patterned recurrence of a beat, accent, or the like.
  • forces — physical power or strength possessed by a living being: He used all his force in opening the window.
  • stresses — importance attached to a thing: to lay stress upon good manners. Synonyms: significance, meaning, emphasis, consequence; weight, value, worth.

verb accents

  • underscores — to mark with a line or lines underneath; underline, as for emphasis.

Antonyms for accents

noun accents

  • trivialities — something trivial; a trivial matter, affair, remark, etc.: cocktail conversation marked by trivialities.

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