dolente

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Italian dolente, present participle of dolere (to hurt, regret).

Adverb[edit]

dolente (not comparable)

  1. (music) A direction in musical notation indicating that the piece should be played sorrowfully, as if the player were mourning.

French[edit]

Adjective[edit]

dolente

  1. feminine form of dolent

Italian[edit]

Verb[edit]

dolente

  1. Present participle of dolere.

Adjective[edit]

dolente m, f (masculine and feminine plural dolenti)

  1. sore, painful
  2. sorrowful, doleful