alla zoppa

adverb (or adjective) al·la zop·pa \¦älət¦säpə, ¦al-, -ȯpə; ¦alə¦zäpə\

Definition of alla zoppa

  1. :  in syncopated style —used as a direction in music

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Origin and Etymology of alla zoppa

Italian, in a limping manner

First Known Use: circa 1811

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to criticize severely

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