Definition of Adagio. Meaning of Adagio. Synonyms of Adagio

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Definition of Adagio

Adagio
Adagio A*da"gio, a. & adv. [It. adagio; ad (L. ad) at + agio convenience, leisure, ease. See Agio.] (Mus.) Slow; slowly, leisurely, and gracefully. When repeated, adagio, adagio, it directs the movement to be very slow.
Adagio
Adagio A*da"gio, n. A piece of music in adagio time; a slow movement; as, an adagio of Haydn.

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