Tempo – Speed, time
Note: Tempo is the rate of speed of a musical piece indicated by directions (such as largo or allegro) and often by an exact metronome marking.
He was so naughty he lost his temper (tempo) all the time.
Examples of tempo in a sentence
Listening to music with a slow tempo helps calm the mind.
The composition has many changes of tempo.
Speeding up the tempo, the street musician attracted onlookers by playing his song faster and faster.