largo largo  /ˈlɑr ɡoʊ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) (music) a composition or passage that is to be performed in a slow and dignified manner
  2. (adj) very slow in tempo and broad in manner
  3. (adv) slowly and broadly

Usage(s):

  • He plays 'Rainbow' largo, insinuating a delicate, wistful mood, then pricking it with a couple of puckish allusions to late-'50s guitar hits inspired by him: the monster chords .

News

  1. Largo KinderCare on probation for leaving child

    The KinderCare Learning Center in Largo is now on probation after investigators say workers closed f
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Bay News 9 Tampa Bay

  2. Dynasty Resort Hotel Approved Near Key Largo Property

    Clark County commissioners on Wednesday unanimously approved an application for a 260-foot-high hotel-casino located west of the burned out Key Largo hotel-casino. The project, called The Dynasty Resort Hotel, will be located on Flamingo Road east of the
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Las Vegas Review-Journal

  3. Largo woman charged with throwing acid on victim

    LARGO - A Largo woman has been arrested after police say she poured a bottle of muriatic acid onto a person's face. Largo police said surveillance video shows 39-year-old Melissa Diane Egbert throw acid onto the unidentified victim's face, then jump into a car and drive off.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: St. Petersburg Tribune

Quotes

  1. "This little thing has made Largo the laughingstock of the whole country," resident Jimmy Dean told commissioners. "It's a disgrace."
    on Mar 23, 2007 By: Jimmy Dean Source: Guardian Unlimited

  2. "I've watched both Gregory Peck and Lauren Bacall my whole life," Pollack said. "I remember watching her movies as a kid, going back to 'The Big Sleep' or 'Key Largo' or 'Young Man With a Horn' -- which also starred Kirk Douglas -- it was an...
    on Mar 21, 2007 By: Sydney Pollack Source: NBC5i.com

  3. "HRC joins the Task Force in condemning these actions by Largo police," said Joe Solmonese, president of the Human Rights Campaign... "Arresting a community leader for simply handing out a flier is disgraceful."
    on Mar 2, 2007 By: Joe Solmonese Source: 365Gay.com

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