ani·​man·​do | \ ˌanəˈmän(ˌ)dō, ˌänə- \

Definition of animando

: becoming animated used as a direction in music

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First Known Use of animando

1865, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for animando

Italian, animating, from Latin animandium, gerund of animare

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“Animando.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Sep. 2021.

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