up–tempo

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adjective up–tem·po \ˈəp-ˌtem-(ˌ)pō\

Definition of up–tempo

  1. :  having a fast-moving tempo up–tempo music an aggressive up–tempo style of basketball

1948

First Known Use of up–tempo

1948


UP–TEMPO Defined for English Language Learners

up–tempo

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adjective up–tem·po \ˈəp-ˌtem-(ˌ)pō\

Definition of up–tempo for English Language Learners

  • : played very fast : having a fast tempo


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