segue

[ sey-gwey, seg-wey ]SEE DEFINITION OF segue

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Segue chi fugge; a chi la vuol, s' asconde, E vanne e vien come alla riva l' onde.

WORD ORIGIN

1740, an instruction in musical scores, from Italian segue, literally "now follows," meaning to play into the following movement without a break, third person singular of seguire "to follow," from Latin sequi "to follow," from PIE *sekw- (1) "to follow" (see sequel). Extended noun sense of "transition without a break" is from 1937; the verb in this sense is first recorded 1958.

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