giojoso

adjective (or adverb)

gio·​jo·​so
variants or less commonly gioioso
jōˈyō(ˌ)sō
: joyous, gay
used as a direction in music

Word History

Etymology

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

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“Giojoso.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/giojoso. Accessed 12 Apr. 2024.

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