Definition of molto in English:

molto

Syllabification: mol·to
Pronunciation: /ˈmōlˌtō, ˈmôl-
 
/

adverb

Music
(In directions) very: molto maestoso allegro molto
More example sentences
  • In the center exercises, he liked extremes in tempos - molto allegro or super-slow adagio.
  • In molto legato playing, we listen for the creation of a third sound as two keys become one before releasing the first key.
  • For example, the song ‘Dear Eileen, I'm Going to Leave You’ is written in minor with a molto lento tempo.

Origin

Italian, from Latin multus 'much'.

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