accelerando

Definitions of accelerando
  1. adverb
    with increasing speed
    “here you must play accelerando
  2. adjective
    gradually increasing in tempo
    Synonyms:
    increasing
    music
  3. noun
    a gradually increasing tempo of music
    “my ear will not accept such violent accelerandos
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    type of:
    pacing, tempo
    (music) the speed at which a composition is to be played
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