Definition of larghetto in English:


Line breaks: lar|ghet¦to
Pronunciation: /lɑːˈɡɛtəʊ

adverb& adjective

(Especially as a direction) in a fairly slow tempo.
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  • We don't get anything substantially different thematically until the larghetto fourth movement.
  • That's how our date went too: larghetto, andante, adagio, presto.

noun (plural larghettos)

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A passage or movement marked to be performed in a fairly slow tempo.


Italian, diminutive of largo 'broad'.

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