Definition of scherzando in English:

scherzando

Syllabification: scher·zan·do
Pronunciation: /skərtˈsändō
 
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Music

adverb & adjective

  • (Especially as a direction) in a playful manner.

Origin

Italian, literally 'joking'.

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