variants: or less commonly gioioso \ jōˈyō(ˌ)sō \

Definition of giojoso

: joyous, gay used as a direction in music

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History and Etymology for giojoso

Italian gioioso joyous, from Old Italian, from Old French joios

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“Giojoso.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 Jan. 2020.

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