moderato definition

  • adverb:
    • songs In reasonable tempo this is certainly reduced than allegretto but quicker than andante. Used mainly as a direction.
    • played within design
  • noun:
    • A tempo level directing that a passage is to be played at a moderate tempo
    • A passage having this level
  • adjective:
    • explaining a passage having this mark
    • (of tempo) reasonable
  • adjective-and-adverb:
    • With a moderate level of quickness; reasonably.
  • others:
    • In songs, at a moderate pace or tempo; whenever along with other terms, reasonably: as, allegro moderato, moderately fast. Abbreviated modern-day

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