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improvvisatore

[eem-prawv-vee-zah-taw-re] /ˌim prɔvˌvi zɑˈtɔ rɛ/
noun, plural improvvisatori
[eem-prawv-vee-zah-taw-ree] /ˌim prɔvˌvi zɑˈtɔ ri/ (Show IPA).
Italian.
1.
an improvisator, especially a person who extemporizes verse.
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  • It is seldom that an improvvisatore attempts to recite without the assistance of music.

    The Diary of an Ennuye Anna Brownell Jameson
  • Aretino is an improvvisatore, clever with the pen he uses like a burin.

  • Many readers will remember some account of this in Andersen's "improvvisatore."

    At Home And Abroad Margaret Fuller Ossoli
  • His poems fill many volumes; and all display the ease, perspicuity, and obvious beauty of the improvvisatore.

    Modern Italian Poets William Dean Howells

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