HyperDic: unstressed

English > 1 sense of the word unstressed:
ADJECTIVEallunstressednot bearing a stress or accent
English > unstressed: 1 sense > adjective 1
Meaningnot bearing a stress or accent.
Example"short vowels are unstressed"
Narrowerfeminine(music or poetry) ending on an unaccented beat or syllable
unaccented, light, weak(used of vowels or syllables) pronounced with little or no stress
unemphaticnot emphasized
Oppositestressed, accentedbearing a stress or accent

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