from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Music At the discretion of the performer. Used chiefly as a direction giving license to alter or omit a part.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- At one's pleasure; as one wishes.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. At pleasure; to the extent of one's wishes.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adv. without advance preparation
Latin ad, according to + libitum, past participle of libēre, to please.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)