Definitions for fortissimofɔrˈtɪs əˌmoʊ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

for•tis•si•mo*fɔrˈtɪs əˌmoʊ

  1. (adj.)very loud.

    Category: Music and Dance

  2. (adv.)very loudly.

    Category: Music and Dance

* Music..

Origin of fortissimo:

1715–25; < It; superl. of forteforte2

Princeton's WordNet

  1. forte, fortissimo(adj)

    (music) loud

  2. fortissimo(adverb)

    chiefly a direction or description in music

  3. fortissimo, very loudly(adverb)

    a direction in music; to be played very loudly


  1. fortissimo(Noun)

    The dynamic sign indicating that the piece should be played fortissimo. Abbreviation: ff.

  2. fortissimo(Adverb)

    The musical term indicating that the piece is played very loud.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Fortissimo(adverb)

    very loud; with the utmost strength or loudness

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