scherzando
I. adverb or adjective Etymology: Italian, from verbal of scherzare to joke, of Germanic origin; akin to Middle High German scherzen to leap for joy, joke; perhaps akin to Greek skairein to gambol Date: circa 1811 in sportive manner ; playfully — used as a direction in music indicating style and tempo <
allegretto scherzando
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II. noun (plural -dos) Date: circa 1876 a passage or movement in scherzando style

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  • Scherzando — Scher*zan do, adv. [It.] (Mus.) In a playful or sportive manner. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Scherzando — Scherzando, (ital., Mus., spr. sker ), scherzend …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

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  • scherzando — scher|zạn|do 〈[ skɛr ] Mus.〉 scherzend, heiter (vorzutragen) [ital.] * * * scher|zạn|do [skɛr… ] <Adv.> [ital. scherzando, zu: scherzare, ↑ Scherzo] (Musik): in der Art eines Scherzos (in Verbindung mit Tempobezeichnungen): allegretto s.… …   Universal-Lexikon

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