con moto

adverb
con mo·​to | \ kän-ˈmō-(ˌ)tō How to pronounce con moto (audio) , kōn- \

Definition of con moto

: with movement : in a spirited manner used as a direction in music

First Known Use of con moto

circa 1854, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for con moto

Italian

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“Con moto.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/con%20moto. Accessed 26 Oct. 2020.

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