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up–tempo

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adjective up–tem·po \ˈəp-ˌtem-(ˌ)pō\

Simple Definition of up–tempo

  • : played very fast : having a fast tempo

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of up–tempo

  1. :  having a fast-moving tempo <up–tempo music> <an aggressive up–tempo style of basketball>

1948

First Known Use of up–tempo

1948


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