noun laz·zo \ˈläd(ˌ)zō\

Definition of lazzo



  1. :  a piece of interpolated comic business or dialogue in the commedia dell'arte — compare burla

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Origin and Etymology of lazzo

Italian, perhaps from Spanish lazo lasso, noose, snare, from Latin laqueus noose, snare — more at delight

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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