When one dies them, four or five times a week, he longs to hasten the course of events, to change the Andante to a prestissimo.
All this leads to a prestissimo finale of startling splendour.
Here the baby was kissed crescendo, prestissimo, till he laughed more than ever.
Presto, prestissimo, vivacissimo, and prestissimo possibile—the most rapid tempo possible.
Sebastiano quickened the time till he was playing it prestissimo.