Definition of allargando
: becoming gradually slower and more stately —used as a direction in music
Origin and Etymology of allargando
Italian, widening, verbal of allargare to widen, from al- (from Latin ad-) + largare to widen
First Known Use: 1877
Rhymes with allargando
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