Definition of 'scherzo'
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If any single movement stamped itself indelibly on the memory this time it was the central scherzo. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The juxtaposition of a cracking scherzo and lyrical trio was like going from the party whirlwind to the balcony outside. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The scherzo's trio section was weaker. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The second movement is a scherzo, in the form of a short story. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Not until the scherzo's trio did time seem to stand still in a meditative haze of dance recalled. Times, Sunday Times (2011)In the middle scherzo movement, he sends the listener a postcard from Spain. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Indeed, outer movements and scherzo at speeds were driven at speeds that would interest the police, until the brakes slammed for the final bars. Times, Sunday Times (2010)
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Used Rarely. scherzo is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Definition of scherzo from the Collins English Dictionary
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