pianissimo

EnglishEdit

 
pianissimo in music notation
 
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EtymologyEdit

From Italian pianissimo.

AdverbEdit

pianissimo (comparative more pianissimo, superlative most pianissimo)

  1. (music) To be played very softly.

TranslationsEdit

NounEdit

pianissimo (plural pianissimos or pianissimi)

  1. A dynamic sign indicating that a portion of music should be played pianissimo.
  2. A portion of music that is played very softly.

SynonymsEdit


CatalanEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Italian pianissimo (very softly).

AdverbEdit

pianissimo

  1. (music) pianissimo

NounEdit

pianissimo m (plural pianissimos)

  1. (music) pianissimo

FrenchEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Italian pianissimo (very softly).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /pja.ni.si.mo/
  • (file)

AdverbEdit

pianissimo

  1. (music) pianissimo

NounEdit

pianissimo m (plural pianissimos or pianissimi)

  1. (music) pianissimo

Further readingEdit


ItalianEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From piano +‎ -issimo.

AdjectiveEdit

pianissimo (feminine pianissima, masculine plural pianissimi, feminine plural pianissime)

  1. superlative degree of piano

AdverbEdit

pianissimo

  1. superlative degree of piano (softly, slowly)
    Antonym: fortissimo
  2. (music) pianissimo

DescendantsEdit


PortugueseEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Italian pianissimo (very softly).

AdverbEdit

pianissimo (comparative mais pianissimo superlative o mais pianissimo)

  1. (music) pianissimo

NounEdit

pianissimo m (plural pianissimos)

  1. (music) pianissimo

RomanianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Italian pianissimo (very softly).[1]

AdverbEdit

pianissimo

  1. (music) pianissimo

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ pianissimo in DEX online - Dicționare ale limbii române (Dictionaries of the Romanian language)

SpanishEdit

 
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Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Unadapted borrowing from Italian pianissimo (very softly).

AdverbEdit

pianissimo

  1. (music) pianissimo

NounEdit

pianissimo m (plural pianissimos)

  1. (music) pianissimo

Usage notesEdit

According to Royal Spanish Academy (RAE) prescriptions, unadapted foreign words should be written in italics in a text printed in roman type, and vice versa, and in quotation marks in a manuscript text or when italics are not available. In practice, this RAE prescription is not always followed.