adverb or adjective ar·co \ˈär-(ˌ)kō\

Definition of arco

  1. :  with the bow —usually used as a direction in music for players of stringed instruments — compare pizzicato

Origin and Etymology of arco

Italian, from arco bow, from Latin arcus — more at arrow

First Known Use: 1806

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  1. Spanish Central: Translation of arco

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