from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adv. In a slow tempo, usually slightly faster than largo but slower than adagio. Used chiefly as a direction.
- n. A larghetto passage or movement.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Slower than adagio but not as slow as largo; nearly andantino.
- n. The larghetto tempo.
- n. A composition or movement to be played larghetto.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- Somewhat slow or slowly, but not so slowly as
largo, and rather more so than andante.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In music, somewhat slow: noting a passage to be rendered in somewhat slow tempo; not so slow as largo, but usually slower than andante.
- n. A movement intended to be performed in somewhat slow tempo.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. (music) a composition or passage played in a slow tempo slightly faster than largo but slower than adagio
- adj. (of tempo) less slow and broad than largo
Italian, diminutive of largo, largo; see largo.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Italian diminutive of largo (Wiktionary)