Prestissimo meaning

prĕ-stĭsə-mō
In as fast a tempo as possible. Used chiefly as a direction.
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A prestissimo passage or movement.
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Very fast; faster than presto.
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A passage or movement to be performed prestissimo.
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(music) Extremely fast, the fastest possible tempo. [from 18th c.]
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(chiefly music) Very quickly. [from 19th c.]
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Origin of prestissimo

  • Italian superlative of presto presto presto

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Italian prestissimo.

    From Wiktionary