[kon i-spres-ee-oh-nee, -ney, kohn; Italian kawn es-pres-syaw-ne]
- with expression; expressively (used as a direction in music).
Origin of con espressione
1890–95; < Italian: literally, with expression
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- music (to be performed) with feeling; expressively
Italian, literally: with expression
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