accentuate

Is accentuate a Scrabble word? YES

Is accentuate a Words With Friends word? YES


The word ACCENTUATE is worth 14 points in Scrabble and 18 points in Words with Friends

There are 10 letters in the word ACCENTUATE

8 Definitions  for the word accentuate:

GCIDE Definitions - ACCENTUATE

Accentuate
Ac*cen"tu*ate (/), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Accentuated (/); p. pr. & vb. n. Accentuating.] [LL. accentuatus, p. p. of accentuare, fr. L. accentus: cf. F. accentuer.] 1. To pronounce with an accent or with accents.
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2. To bring out distinctly; to make prominent; to emphasize.
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In Bosnia, the struggle between East and West was even more accentuated. London Times.
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3. To mark with the written accent.
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Accentuate
Ac*cen"tu*ate (/), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Accentuated (/); p. pr. & vb. n. Accentuating.] [LL. accentuatus, p. p. of accentuare, fr. L. accentus: cf. F. accentuer.] 1. To pronounce with an accent or with accents.
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2. To bring out distinctly; to make prominent; to emphasize.
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In Bosnia, the struggle between East and West was even more accentuated. London Times.
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3. To mark with the written accent.
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