acciaccatura acciaccatura

Definition(s):

  • (n) an embellishing note usually written in smaller size

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. From Billie Holliday he caught the trick of scooping his attacks, braking the orchestra, and of working the "hot acciaccatura"--the "N'awlins" grace note that most white singers .
  2. From Billie Holliday he caught the trick of scooping his attacks, braking the orchestra, and of working the "hot acciaccatura"the "N'awlins" grace note that most white .
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