Meaning of STRESS in English

STRESS

(PRONOUNCE) [verb] [T] - to pronounce (a word or syllable) with greater force than other words in the same sentence or other syllables in the same wordThe interpretation of a sentence can change according to which word is stressed.In the word 'engine', you should stress the first syllable.See study section: Stress in pronunciation

Cambridge English vocab.      Кембриджский английский словарь.