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agitato

[aj-i-tah-toh; Italian ah-jee-tah-taw] /ˌædʒ ɪˈtɑ toʊ; Italian ˌɑ dʒiˈtɑ tɔ/
adjective, Music.
1.
agitated; restless or hurried in movement or style.
Origin of agitato
1885-1890
1885-90; < Italian < Latin agitātus. See agitate
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agitato

/ˌædʒɪˈtɑːtəʊ/
adjective, adverb
1.
(music) (to be performed) in an agitated manner
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