adagietto

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Italian adagietto, a diminutive of adagio.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

adagietto ‎(plural adagiettos)

  1. (music) A tempo mark directing that a passage is to be played slightly faster than adagio.
  2. (music) A passage having this mark.

Translations[edit]

Adverb[edit]

adagietto ‎(not comparable)

  1. (music) More lighthearted than adagio.

Adjective[edit]

adagietto ‎(not comparable)

  1. (music) Describing a passage having this mark.

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

adagio +‎ -etto(diminutive suffix)

Noun[edit]

adagietto m ‎(plural adagietti)

  1. Obsolete form of adagetto.

Portuguese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Italian adagietto, a diminutive of adagio.

Noun[edit]

adagietto m (plural adagiettos)

  1. (music) adagietto (passage played more lighthearted than adagio)