- Vigour or vivacity of style or performance: she told her story with some brio See also con brio.More example sentences
- Burstein captured every subtle variation of the melodic line with scintillating brio and vivacity.
- This balletic score received a performance filled with rhythmic verve and brio.
- The Stoltzmans played it with dash and brio to spare.
mid 18th century: from Italian.