poco

adverb
po·​co | \ ˈpō-(ˌ)kō How to pronounce poco (audio) , ˈpȯ- How to pronounce poco (audio) \

Definition of poco

: to a slight degree : somewhat used to qualify a direction in music poco allegro

First Known Use of poco

1724, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for poco

Italian, little, from Latin paucus — more at few

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“Poco.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/poco. Accessed 3 Jul. 2022.

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