allegretto

Definitions of allegretto
  1. adverb
    in a moderately quick tempo
    “play this more allegretto
  2. adjective
    (of tempo) faster than allegro
    Synonyms:
    fast
    at a rapid tempo
  3. noun
    a quicker tempo than andante but not as fast as allegro
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    type of:
    pacing, tempo
    (music) the speed at which a composition is to be played
  4. noun
    a musical composition or musical passage to be performed at a somewhat quicker tempo than andante but not as fast as allegro
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    type of:
    composition, musical composition, opus, piece, piece of music
    a musical work that has been created
    musical passage, passage
    a short section of a musical composition
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