What does allegro mean?

allegro meaning in General Dictionary

Brisk lively

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  • in a quick and lively tempo
  • (of tempo) quickly
  • a brisk and lively tempo
  • a musical structure or musical passage become done rapidly in a brisk vibrant fashion
  • Brisk, lively.
  • An allegro activity; a fast, sprightly strain or piece.

allegro meaning in Etymology Dictionary

1680s as a musical term, from Italian allegro "cheerful, gay," from Latin alacrem (nominative alacer) "lively, cheerful, quick" (see alacrity).


allegro meaning in Sports Dictionary

fast, vibrant movement. (sport: Rhythmic Gymnastics)


allegro - German to English

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allegro meaning in General Dictionary

(a.) Brisk, vibrant.

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  • (letter.) An allegro activity; a fast, sprightly stress or piece.