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semplice

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Pronunciation: /ˈsɛmplɪtʃeɪ
 
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Definition of semplice in English:

adverb

Music
(As a direction) in a simple style of performance.
Example sentences
  • The opening Allegro maestoso is winningly done whilst the lovely Andante semplice also contains much that is beautiful and simple at the same time.
  • ‘First Evening Stars’ is an elegant study in two-voice semplice playing and legato octaves.
  • A new symphony, the Sinfonia semplice, followed within months and Nielsen conducted its first performance himself, as he had all its predecessors except the First.

Origin

Italian, literally 'simple'.

Words that rhyme with semplice

Medici

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