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  • n. A nocturne.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Same as nocturne.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as nocturne, 2.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a pensive lyrical piece of music (especially for the piano)

Etymologies

Italian (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • The latter's Hymnus for baritone and four violas da gamba is one of three vocal pieces on the CD, the others being Schmelzer's "Del silentio notturno" and Valentini's "In te domini speravi."

    Album reviews: 17th century works for viola da gamba

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  • Sovrappensiero, estraggo il CD, e parte il secondo notturno op. 9 perché senza che nessuno glielo debba spiegare iTunes fa quello che io vorrei che facesse: usa i brani appena importati e prosegue anche senza CD.

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  • Sometimes after dinner she would busy herself with her guitar, and insist on his attempting a second to her Italian notturno; sometimes she persuaded him to lend her his arm towards the village, to assist in executing that easy work of benevolence, the deplenishment of her silken purse.

    The Mirror of Literature, Amusement, and Instruction Volume 19, No. 548, May 26, 1832

  • A knock at the door broke the _notturno appassionato_.

    Fate Knocks at the Door A Novel

  • He has such a pretty new notturno, several parts of which I have retained in my memory for the purpose of playing it for Paul's amusement.

    Frederic Chopin as a Man and Musician

  • It is full of the grace of a _notturno_, of the secret grief of hopeless love.

    Massimilla Doni

  • Mentre nei precedenti film Blade si era trovato invischiato in conflitti all'interno del mondo notturno dei vampiri, in questo episodio il più famoso Dhampyr (metà uomo metà vampiro) fumettistico da cacciatore diventa cacciato.

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