grandioso

adverb or adjective gran·di·o·so \ ˌgrän-dē-ˈō-(ˌ)sō , ˌgran- , -(ˌ)zō \

Definition of grandioso

: in a broad and noble style used as a direction in music

Origin and Etymology of grandioso

Italian


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of very fine texture or delicate form

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