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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - (of tempo) as fast as possible adv. - Extremely fast.

Usage examples (26)
  • This passage should be played prestissimo
  • As staged here, prestissimo, it's a Darwinian contest for center stage.
  • Toothaches can play it staccato, glissando, accelerando, prestissimo, and above all fortissimo.
  • Once, while I was playing a piece called " Run Run, " he stopped me, got down on all fours, and crawled around the room prestissimo . for more
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