andantino definition

  • adverb:
    • In a tempo variously construed as slightly faster or slower than andante. Pre-owned mainly as a direction.
    • A tempo that is slighty faster than andante but reduced than moderato.
    • In a tempo variously construed as slightly faster or slow than andante. Used chiefly as a direction.
    • A tempo that's slighty faster than andante but slower than moderato.
  • noun:
    • An andantino passageway or action.
    • precisely, a movement somewhat slower than andante, but with greater regularity a movement not exactly so slow as andante.
    • An andantino passageway or motion.
    • precisely, a movement notably slower than andante, but more frequently a movement not quite therefore sluggish as andante.
  • adjective:
    • Rather faster than andante; between that allegretto.
    • (of tempo) averagely fast
    • Rather quicker than andante; between that allegretto.
    • (of tempo) moderately quickly
  • others:
    • In songs, somewhat slow than andante.
    • In songs, notably reduced than andante.

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