syncopate

Primary Meanings of syncopate

1.
v
modify the rhythm by stressing or accenting a weak beat
2.
v
omit a sound or letter in a word
Full Definitions of syncopate
1

v modify the rhythm by stressing or accenting a weak beat

Type of:
modify
make less severe or harsh or extreme
2

v omit a sound or letter in a word

syncopate a word”
Type of:
shorten
make shorter than originally intended; reduce or retrench in length or duration

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