dolcissimo

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adjective (or adverb)

dol·​cis·​si·​mo
dōlˈchēsəˌmō,
-chis-
: very sweet or soft
used as a direction in music

Dolcissimo

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noun

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plural -s
: a very soft organ flute stop of 8′ pitch

Word History

Etymology

Adjective (or adverb)

Italian (superlative of dolce sweet), from Latin dulcissimus, superlative of dulcis sweet

Noun

Italian, from dolcissimo, adjective

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“Dolcissimo.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dolcissimo. Accessed 24 Jun. 2024.

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