Definition of furioso in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌfyo͝orēˈōsō/ Pronunciation: /-zō/

adverb& adjective

(Especially as a direction) furiously and wildly.
Example sentences
  • Larger than life, he accompanied each step of my journey with moods to match - allegro, penseroso, adagio, furioso: his exuberance alternated with expressions of harshness and nervous fury at life's intransigent thwarting of his will.



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Syllabification: fu·ri·o·so

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