Allargando – Becoming gradually slower
To remember what allargando means, use the following mnemonic:
A large Gandalf outfit became overly (allargando) heavy in the rain and gradually slowed me down.
Examples of allargando in a sentence
The music gradually slowed down with an allargando.
The song ended with a beautiful allargando, allowing the final notes to linger in the air.
As the song reached its climax, the tempo began to allargando.