furioso

furioso

[fyoor-ee-oh-soh; Italian foo-ryaw-zaw] Music.
adjective
1.
forceful; turbulent.
adverb
2.
forcefully; turbulently.

Origin:
1660–70, for an earlier sense; < Italian: literally, furious, equivalent to furi(a) fury + -oso -ous

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furioso (ˌfjʊərɪˈəʊsəʊ)
 
adj, —adv
1.  in a frantically rushing manner
 
n , -sos
2.  a passage or piece to be performed in this way
 
[C19: Italian, literally: furious; see fury]

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