Hindi translation of accent
accentPowered by COBUILD /ˈæksənt ˈऐक्सन्ट्/
Word forms: accents
Definitions and Translations
1. countable noun
Someone who speaks with a particular accent pronounces the words of a language in a way that indicates their country, region, or social class.
⇒ He had a slight American accent.
⇒ a Scottish/English/northern accent ⇒ a thick/heavy/slight accent
2. countable noun
An accent is a mark written above or below certain letters in some languages to show how they are pronounced.
उच्चारण निर्दिष्ट करने के लिए शब्द के विभिन्न अक्षरों के ऊपर दिए गए चिह्न mn
3. singular noun
If you put the accent on a particular feature of something, you give it special importance or emphasis.
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Example Sentences Including 'accent'
Much more fluently than her somewhat contrived accent led her hosts to believe.TREASON KEEP (2001)
With only a slight accent , he said, `In Britain, we have a saying.CHAMELEON (2002)
That seemed to shock Blair, coming from a woman, a beautiful woman at that, with a soft Jamaican accent.AFTERMATH (2001)
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Translation of accent from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary