animato

[ ah-nuh-mah-toh, an-uh-; Italian ah-nee-mah-taw ]

adjectiveMusic.
  1. animated; lively. Abbreviation: anim.

Origin of animato

1
1715–25; <Italian < L. See animate

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British Dictionary definitions for animato

animato

/ (ˌænɪˈmɑːtəʊ) /


adjective, adverb
  1. music (to be performed) in a lively manner

Origin of animato

1
Italian

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