noun, plural mez·zos.
Origin of mezzo
Examples from the Web for mezzo
I had congratulated him upon arriving at what Dante calls the "mezzo cammin" of life, the age of thirty-three.Life of Lord Byron, Vol. IV|Thomas Moore
At the word "Mezzo," a gentle, but involuntary laugh escaped from Lady Dora.Miles Tremenhere, Vol 2 of 2|Annette Marie Maillard
The mezzo termine can only be maintained by armed force—in fact, by conquest!Memoirs of the Duchesse de Dino v.1/3, 1831-1835|Dorothy Duchesse de Dino
Why should not the child form a concept of forte and piano, and so get away from the deadly monotony of mezzo?Piano Mastery|Harriette Brower
An iron grille round a side altar bears the Visconti arms, which are also those of Mezzo.The Shores of the Adriatic|F. Hamilton Jackson