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Definition of the noun accenting

What does accenting mean as a name of something?


  1. the act of giving special importance or significance to something

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Google previewBaruch and the Epistle of Jeremiah (2014)

A Commentary Based on the texts in Codex Vaticanus by Sean A. Adams

The drawback to the imperative accenting is that the negated aorist imperative is not widely used in Greek, but a second person plural would also be unusual as a subjunctive of prohibition (bdf § 335).

Google previewPragmatic Organization of Discourse in the Languages of Europe (2006)

by Giuliano Bernini, Marcia L. Schwartz

re- accenting is a possibility in Arabic. The case of Swedish is interesting. The construction ...

Google previewTenement Songs (1995)

The Popular Music of the Jewish Immigrants by Mark Slobin

Correct accenting is a trifling matter as compared with high- falutin artificiality of language; 5. The world is full of wronged women and malevolent villains, and something should be done about it; 6. Death should always be the occasion for a ...

Google previewWeight and Relaxation Method for the Pianoforte (1922)

by Jacob Eisenberg

Accenting is a question of technical facility to play important or melody notes stronger and make them stand out above those less important. It is useless to know where to accent and then to lack the technical facility to make the important notes ...

Google previewOfficial Gazette of the United States Patent Office (1914)

In an expression device for automatic and semi-automatic instruments having a single manual, accenting means comprising a series of movable elements, a selective appliance coöperating there with, said appliance having means for ...

Google previewMorphologically Governed Accent in Optimality Theory (2013)

by John D. Alderete

In the analysis of RCA developed here, the motivation for root-controlled de- accenting is a set of phonological constraints requiring culminative Introduction 7.

Google previewUniversity Musical Encyclopedia (1914)

by Louis Charles Elson

First play the scale through, accenting the notes according to the natural rhythm. Then, as in speech, let the accent fall upon the weak note instead of upon the strong one, and play the scale, accenting every second note; afterward place the ...

Google previewDictionary of Luther and the Lutheran Traditions (2017)

by Mark A. Granquist, Mary Jane Haemig, Robert Kolb, Mark C. Mattes, Jonathan Strom

taking a law-oriented view, accenting the Jewish national Messiah, and insisting ...

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Scrabble value of A1C3C3E1N1T1I1N1G2

The value of this 9-letter word is 14 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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