fu·​ghet·​ta | \ f(y)üˈgetə \
plural fughettas

Definition of fughetta

: a short fugue (see fugue entry 1 sense 1b)

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First Known Use of fughetta

1831, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for fughetta

Italian, diminutive of fuga fugue

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“Fughetta.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fughetta. Accessed 27 Sep. 2020.

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