HyperDic: tempo

English > 2 senses of the word tempo:
NOUNtimetempo, pacing(music) the speed at which a composition is to be played
timetempo, pacethe rate of some repeating event
tempo > pronunciation
Soundsteh'mpow.
Rhymesapropos ... zippo: 13 rhymes with pow...
English > tempo: 2 senses > noun 1, time
Meaning(music) the speed at which a composition is to be played.
Synonympacing
CategorymusicAn artistic form of auditory communication incorporating instrumental or vocal tones in a structured and continuous manner
NarroweraccelerandoA gradually increasing / increasing tempo of music
allegrettoA quicker tempo than andante but not as fast as allegro
allegroA brisk and lively tempo
andanteA moderately slow tempo (a walking pace)
meno mossoPlayed at reduced speed
rubatoA flexible tempo
Broadermusical time(music) the beat of musical rhythm
Spanishtempo, tiempo
Catalantempo, temps
English > tempo: 2 senses > noun 2, time
MeaningThe rate of some repeating event.
Synonympace
Narrowerbeats per minute, bpm, metronome marking, M.M.The pace of music measured by the number of beats occurring in 60 seconds
BroaderrateA magnitude or frequency relative to a time unit
Spanishritmo, tempo
Catalanritme

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