largo

[ lahr-goh ]
/ ˈlɑr goʊ /
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adjective, adverb

slow; in a broad, dignified style.

noun, plural lar·gos.

a largo movement.

Nearby words

  1. largess,
  2. largesse,
  3. largest,
  4. larghetto,
  5. largish,
  6. lari,
  7. lariam,
  8. lariat,
  9. larine,
  10. larisa

Origin of largo

From Italian, dating back to 1675–85; see origin at large

Largo

[ lahr-goh ]
/ ˈlɑr goʊ /

noun

a town in W Florida.
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largo

/ (ˈlɑːɡəʊ) music /

adjective, adverb

to be performed slowly and broadly

noun plural -gos

a piece or passage to be performed in this way

Word Origin for largo

C17: from Italian, from Latin largus large

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