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Italian timoroso

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timoroso (not comparable)

  1. (music) (To be played) in a timid, hesitant manner.

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EtymologyEdit

From Medieval Latin or Late Latin timorōsus, from Latin timor; probably altered from the older form temoroso, now obsolete. Compare Catalan and Occitan temorós, Portuguese and Spanish temeroso.

AdjectiveEdit

timoroso (feminine singular timorosa, masculine plural timorosi, feminine plural timorose)

  1. afraid, fearful, skittish, timorous

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