[ vig-uh-roh-soh; Italian vee-gaw-raw-zaw ]
/ ˌvɪg əˈroʊ soʊ; Italian ˌvi gɔˈrɔ zɔ /
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(a musical direction) vigorous or spirited in manner.
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“Evoke” and “invoke” both derive from the same Latin root “vocāre.”
Origin of vigoroso
1715–25; <Italian: vigorous
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