Usage examples for tempo

  1. Next came the flashing of Hiram's lantern, and the tromp, tromp, tromp, in much quicker tempo than usual, of Hiram's heavy boots. – More Jonathan Papers by Elisabeth Woodbridge
  2. Brisk music played on pearly little keys, In tempo with the witching melodies Love in the ardent heart repeating goes. – Poems of Paul Verlaine by Paul Verlaine
  3. Its colour is hectic; its tempo feverish. – Aspects of Literature by J. Middleton Murry