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synonyms for tempo

  • cadence
  • momentum
  • pace
  • velocity
  • bounce
  • downbeat
  • measure
  • meter
  • pulse
  • rate
  • speed
  • time
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The basic plan of attack in 2017 was also developed under Obama, although Trump sped up the tempo by changing the rules of engagement.
TRUMP’S ABC NEWS TOWN HALL: FOUR PINOCCHIOS, OVER AND OVER AGAINGLENN KESSLERSEPTEMBER 16, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Teammates are able to work together, drafting and setting a tempo up the mountain.
CAN YOU REACH THE SUMMIT FIRST?ZACH WISSNER-GROSSSEPTEMBER 11, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
There are other reasons for the tempo change as well, and not just strategic ones.
THE PACE OF PLAY HAS NEVER BEEN FASTER IN THE WNBAHOWARD MEGDALAUGUST 6, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
During Williams’s tenure, Carolina has finished in the top 10 in overall adjusted efficiency margin 11 times, and it has played at the fastest tempo among the top 10 nine of those times.
HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO ROY WILLIAMS, THE COACH WHO NEVER CHANGESSANTUL NERKARJULY 31, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
You don’t have to run at every opportunity to win in college basketball19 — 12 of the last 13 non-UNC men’s national champions have sported adjusted tempos that ranked 100 or below — but Williams insists on doing it anyway.
HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO ROY WILLIAMS, THE COACH WHO NEVER CHANGESSANTUL NERKARJULY 31, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
I don't play anything up to tempo under her—always slow, slow, slow.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
The “Bullier” orchestra will interest you; they play with a snap and fire and a tempo that is irresistible.
THE REAL LATIN QUARTERF. BERKELEY SMITH
Thus the pitch is treated by him as modern notation treats the tempo, viz.
THE MODES OF ANCIENT GREEK MUSICDAVID BINNING MONRO
Let us try if it is not possible to obtain a clearer notion of this mysterious tempo rubato.
FREDERICK CHOPIN AS A MAN AND MUSICIANFREDERICK NIECKS
Above all, however, we have to keep in mind that the tempo rubato is a genus which comprehends numerous species.
FREDERICK CHOPIN AS A MAN AND MUSICIANFREDERICK NIECKS
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WORDS RELATED TO TEMPO

  • accent
  • beat
  • count
  • inflection
  • intonation
  • lilt
  • measure
  • meter
  • modulation
  • pulse
  • rhythmus
  • swing
  • tempo
  • throb
  • actions
  • acts
  • agencies
  • controls
  • courses
  • deeds
  • devices
  • efforts
  • expedients
  • limitations
  • limits
  • makeshifts
  • maneuvers
  • means
  • moderation
  • moves
  • procedures
  • proceedings
  • projects
  • proposals
  • propositions
  • resorts
  • resources
  • restraints
  • shifts
  • steps
  • stopgaps
  • strategems
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