from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adv. In a tempo variously construed as slightly faster or slower than andante. Used chiefly as a direction.
- n. An andantino passage or movement.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adv. A tempo that is slighty faster than andante but slower than moderato.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Rather quicker than andante; between that allegretto.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In music, somewhat slower than andante.
- n. Properly, a movement somewhat slower than andante, but more frequently a movement not quite so slow as andante.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. (of tempo) moderately fast
Italian, diminutive of andante, andante; see andante.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Italian andantino, the diminutive of andante. (Wiktionary)