noun (plural tempos or tempi ˈtɛmpiː)
1 Music The speed at which a passage of music is or should be played.
2The rate or speed of motion or activity; pace: the tempo of life dictated by a heavy workload
Mid 17th century (as a fencing term denoting the timing of an attack): from Italian, from Latin tempus 'time'.
Words that rhyme with tempodowntempo, uptempo
noun (plural tempos)trademark
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