[si-kon-doh, -kohn-; Italian se-kawn-daw]
noun, plural se·con·di [si-kon-dee, -kohn-; Italian se-kawn-dee] /sɪˈkɒn di, -ˈkoʊn-; Italian sɛˈkɔn di/. Music.
  1. the second or lower part in a duet, especially in a piano duet.
  2. the performer playing this part.

Origin of secondo

From Italian, dating back to 1840–50; see origin at second1 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

British Dictionary definitions for secondi


noun plural -di (-diː)
  1. the left-hand part in a piano duetCompare primo

Word Origin for secondo

Italian: second 1
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