Fortissimo – Very loud
Note: Fortissimo is usually shown on music as: #fortissimo
The forty sumo (fortissimo) wrestlers' shouts were very loud.
To remember that fortissimo = #fortissimo
Forty-four = #fortissimo
So, was it forty four sumo wrestlers?
Examples of fortissimo in a sentence
She was hard of hearing so played her classical music albums very loud; the neighbours covered their ears during the noisiest fortissimo parts.
All is calm and melodious at the start of the sonata, but then the gods of war are summoned in the fortissimo passage.
The orchestra was playing too quietly for the conductor's liking: "Fortissimo," he bellowed. "Louder! Much louder!"