andante

From King Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Music
andanteandante /ænˈdænti, -teɪ $ ɑːnˈdɑːn-/ noun [countable] APMa piece of music played or sung at a speed that is neither very fast nor very slowandante adjective, adverb
Examples from the Corpus
andanteLanchbery uses Chopin's poignant Andante Spinato to express Natalia's realisation that love has now escaped her.
Origin andante (1700-1800) Italian going, from andare to go