adagietto

noun
ada·giet·to | \ə-ˌdä-jē-ˈe-(ˌ)tō, ä-, -zhē-, ˌa-də-ˈje-\
plural -s

Definition of adagietto 

(Entry 1 of 2)

: a short adagio

ada·giet·to | \ə-ˌdä-jē-ˈe-(ˌ)tō, ä-, -zhē-, ˌa-də-ˈje-\

Definition of adagietto (Entry 2 of 2)

: less slow than adagio used as a direction in music

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First Known Use of adagietto

Noun

1852, in the meaning defined above

Adverb (or adjective)

1841, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for adagietto

Noun

Italian, diminutive of adagio

Adverb (or adjective)

Italian, from adagietto, noun

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