unstressed

unstressed
unstressed ADJECTIVE 1) Phonetics (of a syllable) not pronounced with stress. 2) not subjected to stress.

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  • unstressed — [spelling only] …   English World dictionary

  • unstressed — adjective Date: 1883 1. not bearing a stress or accent < unstressed syllables > 2. not subjected to stress < unstressed wires > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • unstressed — [[t]ʌ̱nstre̱st[/t]] ADJ If a word or syllable is unstressed, it is pronounced without emphasis. [TECHNICAL] ...the unstressed syllable of words like above , surround or arrive . Ant: stressed …   English dictionary

  • unstressed — /un strest /, adj. 1. without stress or emphasis, as a syllable in a word. 2. not receiving or subjected to stress, wear, etc.: the unstressed parts of a car body. [1880 85; UN 1 + STRESS + ED2] * * * …   Universalium

  • unstressed — adj. Unstressed is used with these nouns: ↑syllable, ↑vowel …   Collocations dictionary

  • unstressed — un|stressed [ˌʌnˈstrest] adj an unstressed word or part of a word is pronounced with less force than other ones …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • unstressed — un|stressed [ ʌn strest ] adjective an unstressed word or SYLLABLE (=part of a word) is pronounced more quietly or with less force than other words or syllables …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • unstressed — UK [ʌnˈstrest] / US adjective linguistics an unstressed word or syllable (= part of a word) is pronounced more quietly or with less force than other words or syllables …   English dictionary

  • unstressed state — neįtemptoji būsena statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. unstrained state; unstressed state vok. unverspannter Zustand, m rus. ненапряжённое состояние, n pranc. état de non contrainte, m; état sans contrainte, m …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • unstressed — См. disaccentato …   Пятиязычный словарь лингвистических терминов

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