What does the word adagio mean?

    Part of speech: adjective, adverb

  • A slow movement.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Slow.

Usage examples for adagio

  1. Tears ran down his cheeks at some beautiful adagio, and he would say, 'Tania, just give me a fresh handkerchief; I must have got a cold to- day. – Essays on Russian Novelists by William Lyon Phelps