plucked: a note to performers on stringed instruments to pluck the strings with the finger instead of bowing
Origin of pizzicatoIt, past participle of pizzicare, to pluck, pinch ; from OIt pizza, a point
in a pizzicato manner
a note or passage played in this way
Played by plucking rather than bowing the strings.
A pizzicato note or passage.
Origin of pizzicatoItalian, past participle of pizzicare, to pluck, from pizzare, to prick, from pizzo, point.
- (music) A note that is played pizzicato
Italian, past participle of pizzicare, to pluck.