arpeggiate

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From arpeggio +‎ -ate.

Verb[edit]

arpeggiate ‎(third-person singular simple present arpeggiates, present participle arpeggiating, simple past and past participle arpeggiated)

  1. (music, transitive) To play (a chord) as an arpeggio.
    • 2007 January 12, Ben Ratliff, “High-Toned Scats and Purrs by a Low-Profile Jazz Singer”, in New York Times[1]:
      [] Mr. Keezer arpeggiated chords a little flashily, but justifiably so; [] .
  2. (music, of the notes of a chord) To represent separately on a score.

(Can we add an example for this sense?)

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Verb[edit]

arpeggiate

  1. second-person plural present indicative of arpeggiare
  2. second-person plural imperative of arpeggiare
  3. second-person plural present subjunctive of arpeggiare
  4. feminine plural of arpeggiato

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