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English definition of “allegro”

allegro

noun [C] uk   /əˈleɡ.rəʊ/ us    /-roʊ/ (plural allegros) specialized
a piece of music that is played in a fast and energetic wayTechnical music termsForeign words and phrases used in English

allegro

adjective, adverb uk   /əˈleɡ.rəʊ/ us    /-roʊ/ specialized
(played) in a fast and energetic way: the allegro movementTechnical music termsForeign words and phrases used in English
(Definition of allegro from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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