con espressione

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adverb con es·pres·sio·ne \ˌkän-ˌes-(ˌ)pre-sē-ˈō-nē, ˌkōn-, -ˈō-(ˌ)nā\

Definition of con espressione

  1. :  with feeling —used as a direction in music

Origin and Etymology of con espressione

Italian, literally, with expression


First Known Use: 1864

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