noun ar·peg·gio·ne \(ˌ)ärˌpejēˈōnē, ˌärpeˈjō-\

Definition of arpeggione



  1. :  a cellolike bowed instrument of the early 19th century having frets and drone strings

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Origin and Etymology of arpeggione

German, from Italian arpeggio

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quaintly unconventional or refined

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