tutti

tutti

[too-tee; Italian toot-tee] Music.
adjective
1.
all; all the voices or instruments together.
2.
intended for or performed by all (or most of) the voices or instruments together, as a passage or movement in concert music (opposed to solo ).
noun, plural tuttis.
3.
a tutti passage or movement.
4.
the tonal product or effect of a tutti performance.

Origin:
1715–25; < Italian, plural of tutto all

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tutti (ˈtʊtɪ)
 
adj, —adv
music Compare soli to be performed by the whole orchestra, choir, etc
 
[C18: from Italian, pl of tutto all, from Latin tōtus]

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