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English adjective: crescendo

1. crescendo gradually increasing in volume



English noun: crescendo

1. crescendo (attribute) (music) a gradual increase in loudness

Broader (hypernym)intensity, loudness, volume

Narrower (hyponym)swell

Domain categorymusic

English verb: crescendo

1. crescendo (change) grow louder

SamplesThe music crescendoes here.

Pattern of useSomething ----s

Broader (hypernym)increase


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