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spiritoso

adjective spir·i·to·so \ˌspir-ə-ˈtō-(ˌ)sō, -(ˌ)zō\

Definition of SPIRITOSO

:  animated —used as a direction in music
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Origin of SPIRITOSO

Italian, from spirito spirit, from Latin spiritus
First Known Use: circa 1724

Rhymes with SPIRITOSO

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