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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A chord whose notes are played in rapid succession rather than simultaneously.

Usage examples (40)
  • Jones ' guitar lines switch from delicate arpeggio one minute to towering riff the next.
  • The word arpeggio (plural arpeggi) is a derivation of the
  • He came up with a very beautiful, odd, staccato kind of arpeggio thing, melting into a wistful resolve.
  • The guitarist lets fly with a lightening arpeggio. for more
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