Staccato

What is Staccato?

Staccato definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
adjective
shortened and detached when played or sung: staccato notes.
characterized by performance in which the notes are abruptly disconnected: a staccato style of playing.Compare legato.
composed of or characterized by abruptly disconnected elements; disjointed: rapid-fire, staccato speech.

adverb
in a staccato manner.

noun, plural stac

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