Definitions For Accent


  • A diacritical mark used to indicate stress or placed above a vowel to indicate a special pronunciation
  • The relative prominence of a syllable or musical note (especially with regard to stress or pitch)
  • Distinctive manner of oral expression
  • The usage or vocabulary that is characteristic of a specific group of people
  • Special importance or significance


  • Put stress on; utter with an accent
  • To stress, single out as important

Is Accent a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Accent is worth 10 points in Scrabble and 13 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Accent in a Sentence

  • Regional accents are common in the U.S.
  • She spoke with an American accent.
  • The tourist had a foreign accent.
  • The town's promotional literature accents its vital role in American history

Synonyms for Accent

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