Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun allegretto

2 senses of allegretto

Sense 1
allegretto -- (a quicker tempo than andante but not as fast as allegro)
       => tempo, pacing -- ((music) the speed at which a composition is to be played)

Sense 2
allegretto -- (a musical composition or musical passage to be performed at a somewhat quicker tempo than andante but not as fast as allegro)
       => passage, musical passage -- (a short section of a musical composition)
       => musical composition, opus, composition, piece, piece of music -- (a musical work that has been created; "the composition is written in four movements")

Antonyms of adj allegretto

1 sense of allegretto

Sense 1
allegretto -- ((of tempo) faster than allegro)

INDIRECT (VIA fast) -> slow -- (at a slow tempo; "the band played a slow waltz")

Similarity of adj allegretto

1 sense of allegretto

Sense 1
allegretto -- ((of tempo) faster than allegro)
       => fast (vs. slow) -- (at a rapid tempo; "the band played a fast fox trot")

Synonyms of adv allegretto

1 sense of allegretto

Sense 1
allegretto -- (in a moderately quick tempo; "play this more allegretto")

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