adjective, adverb Music.
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Example sentences from the Web for stringendo
Fourthly, Mrs. P. scolds the servants stringendo e fortissimo while I am dressing in the morning.George Eliot's Life, Vol. I (of 3)|George Eliot
The closing bars suggest the stringendo passage and presto bars in the coda of the Scherzo of the "Choral Symphony."The Pianoforte Sonata|J.S. Shedlock
Accelerando, affrettando (this term implies some degree of excitement also), stringendo, poco a poco animato.Music Notation and Terminology|Karl W. Gehrkens
Festus derives the word strix stringendo, from the received opinion that they strangle children.Zoological Mythology (Volume II)|Angelo de Gubernatis