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Noun Concept
Categories: Phonology, Poetic rhythm, Stress (linguistics), Phonetics, Articles which use infobox templates with no data rows
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accent  stress  emphasis  Contrastive stress  Dynamic stress
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The relative prominence of a syllable or musical note (especially with regard to stress or pitch) WordNet 3.0
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The relative prominence of a syllable or musical note (especially with regard to stress or pitch) WordNet 3.0 & WordNet 2020
In linguistics, and particularly phonology, stress or accent is the relative emphasis or prominence given to a certain syllable in a word or to a certain word in a phrase or sentence. Wikipedia
In linguistics, relative emphasis given to a syllable or other speech element Wikidata
Emphasis on a word or phrase by pronouncing it by increasing the volume or changing the tone. OmegaWiki
The way of pronouncing or annunciating words and phrases that is characteristic of a particular region or area. OmegaWiki
A higher-pitched or stronger articulation of a particular syllable of a word or phrase in order to distinguish it from the others or to emphasize it. Wiktionary
Stronger articulation. Wiktionary (translation)
Prominence given to a syllable or words, by raising the voice or printing in italic or underlined type. Wiktionary
Prominence given to a syllable or words. Wiktionary (translation)
The emphasis placed on a syllable of a word. Wiktionary
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He put the stress on the wrong syllable WordNet 3.0
In the word "careful", the accent is placed on the first syllable. Wiktionary
He used a yellow highlighter to indicate where to give emphasis in his speech. Wiktionary
Some people put the stress on the first syllable of “controversy”; others put it on the second. Wiktionary