grandioso

adverb or adjective
gran·​di·​o·​so | \ ˌgrän-dē-ˈō-(ˌ)sō How to pronounce grandioso (audio) , ˌgran-, -(ˌ)zō \

Definition of grandioso

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

First Known Use of grandioso

1836, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for grandioso

Italian

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“Grandioso.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/grandioso. Accessed 25 May. 2020.

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