noun ac·cen·tor

Definition of accentor



  1. :  a bird of the genus Prunella; especially :  the European hedge sparrow

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Origin and Etymology of accentor

New Latin, from Medieval Latin, one that sings with another, from Latin ad- + Medieval Latin -centor (from Latin cantor singer) — more at cantor

First Known Use: 1817

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feeling or affected by lethargy

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