Main definitions of amoroso in English

: amoroso1amoroso2

amoroso1

adverb & adjective

Music
  • (especially as a direction) in a loving or tender manner.

    • ‘He marks the movement's character as andante amoroso.’

Origin

Italian, from medieval Latin amorosus (see amorous).

Pronunciation

amoroso

/ˌäməˈrōsō/

Main definitions of amoroso in English

: amoroso1amoroso2

amoroso2

noun

  • A sweetened oloroso sherry.

Origin

From Spanish, literally ‘amorous’, from medieval Latin amorosus (see amorous).

Pronunciation

amoroso

/ˌäməˈrōsō//ˌɑməˈroʊsoʊ/