bisbigliando

adjective
bis·​bi·​glian·​do | \ ¦bisbēl¦yän(ˌ)dō \
variants: or bisbigliato \ -​¦yät(ˌ)ō , -​ä(ˌ)tō \

Definition of bisbigliando

: very light and murmuring used as a direction in music for a fingered tremolo on the harp

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History and Etymology for bisbigliando

bisbigliando from Italian, verbal of bisbigliare to whisper, of imitative origin; bisbigliato from Italian, past participle of bisbigliare

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“Bisbigliando.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bisbigliando. Accessed 7 Dec. 2021.

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