downtempo

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

down +‎ tempo

Noun[edit]

downtempo ‎(uncountable)

  1. (music) A genre of house music and ambient music with an ethereal sound and a driving beat.

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Adjective[edit]

downtempo ‎(comparative more downtempo, superlative most downtempo)

  1. (music) Having a slow tempo.
  2. Having a slow, relaxed pace.

Adverb[edit]

downtempo ‎(comparative more downtempo, superlative most downtempo)

  1. (music) At a slow tempo.
  2. At a slow, relaxed pace.

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