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Prosody [抑揚]

Prosody
the patterns of stress and intonation in a language
Subcategories:
akusento
noun

English Meanings:

noun
  1. accent (on a syllable, word); stress; pitch accent
  2. intonation; inflection; cadence
  3. (language) accent (e.g. American, British)
  4. accent (e.g. in a design); highlight; emphasis
  5. accent (on a note)
intoneeshon
noun

English Meanings:

noun
  1. intonation
sutoresu
noun

English Meanings:

noun
  1. stress
[いん()·りつ()]
inritsu
noun

English Meanings:

noun
  1. metre (of a poem); meter; rhythm
  2. prosody
[おん()·ちょう(調)]
onchou
noun, no adjective

English Meanings:

noun, no adjective
  1. tune; tone; intonation; melody; rhythm; harmony
[おん()·りつ()]
onritsu
noun

English Meanings:

noun
  1. metre; rhythm; musical temperament
[きょう()·せい()]
kyousei
noun

English Meanings:

noun
  1. stress; accent; emphasis
[きょう()·ちょう(調)]
kyouchou
noun, suru verb

English Meanings:

noun, suru verb
  1. emphasis; highlight; stress; stressed point
[よく()·よう()]
yokuyou
noun

English Meanings:

noun
  1. intonation; accent; modulation; inflection
[りき()·てん()]
rikiten
noun

English Meanings:

noun
  1. emphasis; stress; main point; importance
  2. point of a lever where force is applied
merihari
noun

Alternate Written Forms:

[()··()·]
merihari
[めり()·()·]
merihari
[めり()·はり()]
merihari
merihari
[()·()·()·()]
merihari
[メリ()·()·()]
merihari
[メリ()·ハリ()]
merihari

English Meanings:

noun
  1. modulation (of voice)
  2. variation; variety; balance; pace
  3. liveliness (e.g. of writing style)
[ごう()·せい()]
gousei
na adjective, noun, adverb

Alternate Written Forms:

[ごう()·せい()]
gousei
[ごう()·せい()]
gousei
[こう()·せい()]
kousei

English Meanings:

na adjective, noun
  1. grand; luxurious; lavish; sumptuous
  2. great; large; big (e.g. storm)
adverb
  1. very; greatly; extremely
monotoon
noun

English Meanings:

noun
  1. monotone
[いっ()·ぽん()·ぢょう(調)·()]
ippondyoushi
na adjective, no adjective, noun

Alternate Written Forms:

[いっ()·ぽん()·ちょう(調)·()]
ipponchoushi

English Meanings:

na adjective, no adjective, noun
  1. monotone; monotonous; dull; lacking variety
[たん()·ちょう(調)]
tanchou
na adjective, noun

English Meanings:

na adjective, noun
  1. monotony; monotone; dullness
noun, na adjective
  1. monotone; monotonic

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