Main definitions of amoroso in English

: amoroso1amoroso2

amoroso1

adjective & adverb

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

Late 19th century: Spanish, literally amorous from medieval Latin amorosus (see amorous).

Pronunciation

amoroso

/ˌäməˈrōsō//ˌɑməˈroʊsoʊ/