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bravissimo

[ brah-vis-uh-moh; Italian brah-vees-see-maw ]
/ brɑˈvɪs əˌmoʊ; Italian brɑˈvis si mɔ /
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interjection

(used to express the highest praise to a performer).

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Origin of bravissimo

1755–65; <Italian, equivalent to brav(o)bravo + -issimo superlative suffix
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British Dictionary definitions for bravissimo

bravissimo
/ (brɑːˈvɪsɪˌməʊ) /

interjection

very well done! excellent!
C18: from Italian, superlative of bravo
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