doloroso

doloroso

[doh-luh-roh-soh; Italian daw-law-raw-saw]
adjective
plaintive, as if expressing sorrow (used as a musical direction).

Origin:
1800–10; < Italian; see dolor, -ose1

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doloroso (ˌdɒləˈrəʊsəʊ)
 
adj, —adv
music (to be performed) in a sorrowful manner
 
[Italian: dolorous]

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