larghetto


1lar·ghet·to

noun \lär-ˈge-(ˌ)tō\
plural lar·ghet·tos

Definition of LARGHETTO

:  a movement played larghetto

First Known Use of LARGHETTO

circa 1724

2larghetto

adverb or adjective

Definition of LARGHETTO

:  slower than andante but not so slow as largo —used as a direction in music

Origin of LARGHETTO

Italian, somewhat slow, from largo
First Known Use: circa 1801

Rhymes with LARGHETTO

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: larghissimo
Previous Word in the Dictionary: large yellow ladyslipper
All Words Near: larghetto

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up larghetto? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).