adverb & adjectiveMusic
- (Especially as a direction) with expression of feeling: [as adjective]: a Viennese espressivo styleMore example sentences
- What I wanted was to bring that espressivo voice out, but the way to do it was strictly her way.
- Now, the pianist will either feel daunted or liberated by the fact that Prélude no. 4 bears no time signature: we are simply told largo, espressivo.
Italian, from Latin expressus 'distinctly presented'.
More definitions of espressivoDefinition of espressivo in:
- The US English dictionary