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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of giving special importance or significance to something; The use or application of a stress (verbal)

Usage examples (35)
  • Instances such as these, then, turn upon the accentuation.
  • Southern tongue in vain attempting the Celtic accentuation.
  • It was complemented by a single ruby bracelet for accentuation.
  • I am not shouting, I am highlighting for accentuation and emphasis. for more
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