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Synonyms for staccato
stəˈkɑ toʊstac·ca·to

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  1. staccatonoun


  2. staccatonoun

    describing a passage having this mark

    Now, play the same passage very staccato.


  3. staccatoadjective

    Made up of abruptly disconnected parts or sounds.

    He spoke with a deep staccato voice.


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  1. staccato, disconnectedadverb

    (music) marked by or composed of disconnected parts or sounds; cut short crisply

    "staccato applause"; "a staccato command"; "staccato notes"

    unconnected, disjointed, split, abrupt, garbled, disunited, fragmented, disordered, illogical, confused, disconnected, scattered

    smooth, legato

  2. staccatoadverb

    separating the notes; in music

    "play this staccato, please"

    smooth, legato

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  1. Brenda Ueland:

    These people who are always briskly doing something and as busy as waltzing mice, they have little, sharp, staccato ideas, such as 'I see where I can make an annual cut of 3.47 in my meat budget.' But they have no slow, big ideas.

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