andante
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andante(
an
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dan
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tey
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (music)
a. el andante
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Please be careful with your pace. You're playing the andantes too quickly.Por favor, cuida el ritmo. Estás tocando los andantes demasiado rápido.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
2. (music)
a. andante
Play the nocturne at more of an andante pace.Toca el nocturno con un paso más andante.
An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
3. (music)
a. andante
The composer specified that the piece should be played andante.El compositor precisó que la pieza debe ser tocada andante.
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andante
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andante(
ahn
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dahn
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teh
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (that walks)
a. walking
Cuidado con Tommy porque es un peligro andante.Be careful with Tommy because he's walking trouble.
2. (moderately slow)
a. andante
Nicolás está practicando una composición andante en flauta.Nicolas is practicing an andante composition on the flute.
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
3. (musical composition)
a. andante
Sasha tocará el andante de Mozart en el concurso nacional de música.Sasha will be playing Mozart's andante in the national music competition.
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andante
An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (que anda)
a. walking
2. (music)
a. andante
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andante
adjective
(que anda) walking
caballero andante knight errant
(Música) andante
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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Phrases with "andante"
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caballero andante
knight errant
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