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andante

adverb or adjective an·dan·te \ än-ˈdän-(ˌ)tā , -ˈdän-tē ; an-ˈdan-tē \

Definition of andante

: moderately slow usually used as a direction in music

Origin and Etymology of andante

Italian, literally, going, present participle of andare to go


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andante

noun

Definition of andante

: a musical composition or movement in andante tempo

First Known Use of andante

1752


ANDANTE Defined for English Language Learners

andante

noun

Definition of andante for English Language Learners

  • : a musical composition or a part of a musical composition that is played somewhat slowly


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