forzando

[fawrt-sahn-doh; Italian fawr-tsahn-daw]

Origin of forzando

First recorded in 1820–30
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Examples from the Web for forzando

Historical Examples of forzando

  • The terms sforzando, forzando, sforzato and forzato all indicate a strong accent on a single tone or chord.


British Dictionary definitions for forzando

forzando

adjective, adverb, noun
  1. another word for sforzando
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