maestoso

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Italian maestoso.

Adverb[edit]

maestoso (comparative more maestoso, superlative most maestoso)

  1. (music) majestically

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Derived from maestà (majesty), from Latin maiestas.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

maestoso m (feminine maestosa, masculine plural maestosi, feminine plural maestose)

  1. majestic
  2. (music) A direction to perform a passage or piece of music in a dignified manner.