misterioso

[ mi-steer-ee-oh-soh; Italian mee-ste-ryaw-saw ]
/ mɪˌstɪər iˈoʊ soʊ; Italian ˌmi stɛˈryɔ sɔ /

adjective Music.

mysterious, strange, or weird.

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Origin of misterioso

< Italian, equivalent to mysteri(o) mystery1 + -oso -ous
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