Lento – Slow
To remember what lento means, use the following mnemonic:
He was so leant over (lento) on his stick that he was very slow.
Examples of lento in a sentence
They sang the cantata in lento style, but it should really have been much faster.
It's a slow waltz, she said: please play it lento and don't be tempted to speed up.
The drummer set the band's pace, and it was nearly always lento - too slow, and the reason why they were unpopular.