alla zingara

adverb (or adjective)
al·​la zin·​ga·​ra | \ ˌäləˈtsiŋgərə, ˌal-; ˌaləˈzi- \

Definition of alla zingara

: in gypsy style used as a direction in music

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First Known Use of alla zingara

circa 1873, in the meaning defined above

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“Alla zingara.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Jan. 2022.

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