nounpl. -·ti or -·tos
any of various light, melodic instrumental compositions in several movements
Origin of divertimentoIt: see divert
nounpl. di·ver·ti·men·tos, or di·ver·ti·men·ti
A chiefly 18th-century form of instrumental chamber music having several short movements. Also called divertissement .
Origin of divertimentoItalian from divertire to divert from Old French divertir ; see divert .