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sordino

play
noun, sor·di·no \sȯr-ˈdē-(ˌ)nō\

Definition of sordino

plural sordiniplay \-(ˌ)nē\

  1. :  mute 3



Origin of sordino

Italian, from sordo silent, from Latin surdus


First Known Use: circa 1801

Rhymes with sordino


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