adverb (or adjective)

ama·​re·​vo·​le ˌä-mə-ˈre-və-lē How to pronounce amarevole (audio)
: with bitterness
used as a direction in music

Word History


Italian amaro bitter (from Latin amarus) + -evole -able (from Latin -ibilis)

First Known Use

circa 1854, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of amarevole was circa 1854

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“Amarevole.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 17 Apr. 2024.

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