acento = accent masculine noun

acento

masculine noun
masculine noun

English Translation of ACENTO

1
: accent
pon un acento sobre la oput an accent on the o
tiene acento francéshe has French accent
tiene un acento muy cerradohe has a very strong accent
con (un) fuerte acento andaluzwith a strong Andalusian accent
hablan inglés sin nada de acentothey speak English without a trace of an accent
un hombre de acento sudamericanoa man with a South American accent
2
: stress, emphasis
el acento cae en la segunda sílabathe stress or emphasis is on the second syllable
un programa de jazz con acento latinoa jazz programme with the emphasis on Latin American jazz
ha sido una campaña con acento bipartidistait has been a campaign with a two-party emphasis
poner el acento en algoto put the emphasis on something or to stress or emphasize something
lo anunció con acento triunfalhe announced it triumphantly

Examples of ACENTO

pon un acento sobre la o put an accent on the o
el acento cae en la segunda sílaba the stress or emphasis is on the second syllable
tiene acento francés he has French accent
tiene un acento muy cerrado he has a very strong or broad accent
con (un) fuerte acento andaluz with a strong Andalusian accent
hablan inglés sin nada de acento they speak English without a trace of an accent
un hombre de acento sudamericano a man with a South American accent
un programa de jazz con acento latino a jazz programme with the emphasis on Latin American jazz
ha sido una campaña con acento bipartidista it has been a campaign with a two-party emphasis
poner el acento en algo to put the emphasis on something
lo anunció con acento triunfal he announced it with a note of triumph in his voice

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