con anima


: in a spirited manner
used as a direction in music

Examples of con anima in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web With trombones and tuba anchoring the harmony, this allegro con anima lived in a histrionic-free zone. John Von Rhein,, 15 Dec. 2017

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Word History


Italian, literally, with spirit

First Known Use

circa 1906, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of con anima was circa 1906

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“Con anima.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 4 Oct. 2023.

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