(especially as a direction) in a loving or tender manner.‘the pieces are to be played amoroso’
- ‘He marks the movement's character as andante amoroso.’
Played in a loving or tender manner.
- ‘the effect is heightened by the amoroso style of the melody’
Italian, from medieval Latin amorosus (see amorous).
A sweetened oloroso sherry.
From Spanish, literally ‘amorous’, from medieval Latin amorosus (see amorous).