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Synonyms for tempo
ˈtɛm poʊtem·po

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. tempo, pacingnoun

    (music) the speed at which a composition is to be played

    pacing, pace

  2. tempo, pacenoun

    the rate of some repeating event

    gait, pacing, tread, rate, pace, stride, step, yard, footstep

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Editors Contribution

  1. take something in stride

    to cope with something unfortunate without much effort; to accept or manage difficulties well.

    he took it in stride when they attempted to ostracize him

    Submitted by anonymous on April 7, 2020  

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  1. List of paraphrases for "tempo":

    pace, cadence, rhythm, rate, time, speed


  1. List of known nicknames for "Tempo":

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  1. Craig Alia:

    Destiny 6, so what you have is an inexperienced maintenance group that has to support a high tempo of flight hours, and it has a wear and tear on the force.

  2. Alden Wahlstrom:

    The proliferation of Russia-aligned information operations, in both scale and tempo, suggests the importance that Russia places on shaping the information environment, we've observed known actors leverage longstanding campaign assets and infrastructure to target Ukraine during the invasion, using capabilities they've invested in developing over time.

  3. Constantin Stanislavski:

    The direct effect on our mind is achieved by the words, the text, the thought, which arouse consideration. Our will is directly affected by the super-objective, by other objectives, by a through line of action. Our feelings are directly worked upon by tempo-rhythm.

  4. Theresa Whelan:

    We've been operating at such a high tempo for the last decade-plus. And with budgets going down, what we've got to do is essentially ... eat our young, so to speak, we've mortgaged the future in order to facilitate current operations. That has affected readiness and it's also affected the development of force for the future. And as the threats grow, this is only going to get worse.

  5. Markian Dobczansky:

    The Soviet Union intensively developed The Donbas as an industrial center, it was a place that set the tempo of Soviet industrialization.

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    A synonym for "subterranean"
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    • B. overt
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