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andante (adj., n.)

musical direction, "moderately slow," 1742, from Italian andante, suggesting "walking," present participle of andare "to go," from Vulgar Latin ambitare (source of Spanish andar "to go"), from Latin ambitus, past participle of ambire "to go round, go about," from amb- "around" (from PIE root *ambhi- "around") + ire "go" (from PIE root *ei- "to go").

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Definitions of andante
1
andante (n.)
a moderately slow tempo (a walking pace);
andante (n.)
a musical composition or musical passage to be performed moderately slow;
2
andante (adv.)
at a moderately slow tempo;
this passage must be played andante
3
andante (adj.)
(of tempo) moderately slow;
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