accent (n.)
talk, speech, utterance, words
1H4 I.i.3[King Henry to all] we ... breathe short-winded accents of new broils
KJ V.vi.14[Hubert to Bastard] pardon me / That any accent breaking from thy tongue / Should 'scape the true acquaintance of mine ear
Luc.566[of Lucrece] 'midst the sentence so her accent breaks / That twice she doth begin ere once she speaks
RJ II.iv.29[Mercutio to Benvolio] these new tuners of accent
Sonn.69.7[] But those same tongues that give thee so thine own, / In other accents do this praise confound
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