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tutti

adjective or adverb tut·ti \ ˈtü-tē , ˈtu̇- ; ˈtü-ˌtē , ˈtu̇- \
Updated on: 21 Apr 2018

Definition of tutti

: with all voices or instruments performing together used as a direction in music

Origin and Etymology of tutti

Italian, masculine plural of tutto all, from Vulgar Latin *tottus, alteration of Latin totus


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tutti

noun

Definition of tutti

: a passage or section performed by all the performers

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1816

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