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un·stressed

 (ŭn-strĕst′)
adj.
1. Linguistics Not stressed or accented: an unstressed syllable.
2. Not exposed or subjected to stress.

unstressed

(ʌnˈstrɛst)
adj
1. carrying relatively little stress; unemphasized
2. (Phonetics & Phonology) phonetics of, relating to, or denoting the weakest accent in a word or breath group, which in some languages, such as English or German, is also associated with a reduction in vowel quality to a centralized (i) or (a)
3. (Poetry) prosody (of a syllable in verse) having no stress or accent

un•stressed

(ʌnˈstrɛst)

adj.
1. without stress or emphasis, as a syllable in a word.
2. not receiving or subjected to stress.
[1880–85]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.unstressed - not bearing a stress or accent; "short vowels are unstressed"
accented, stressed - bearing a stress or accent; "an iambic foot consists of an unstressed syllable followed by a stressed syllable as in `delay'"
Translations

unstressed

[ˈʌnˈstrest] ADJ (Ling) → átono, inacentuado

unstressed

adj (Phon) → unbetont

unstressed

[ʌnˈstrɛst] adj (syllable) → non accentato/a