English version

tempo in Music topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishtempotem‧po /ˈtempəʊ $ -poʊ/ noun (plural tempos) [countable] 🔊 🔊 1 APMthe speed at which music is played or should be played2 SPEEDthe speed at which something happens 🔊 the easy tempo of island life
Examples from the Corpus
tempoThe quietness of the house, to which she stood listening, was a new quietness with an alien tempo.His elegiac tempo for the largo of the Cello Sonata allows him a sustained outpouring of feeling.From the start, Dallas controlled the tempo of the game.What, then, I wondered, controls the tempo of life in the deep sea?The tempo of operations was fast, impressive.The tempo of the chase increases.