Skip to definition.
Get the FREE one-click dictionary software for Windows or the iPhone/iPad and Android apps


Adjective: pianissimo  ,pee-u'ni-si,mow
  1. Chiefly a direction or description in music; very soft
Noun: pianissimo  ,pee-u'ni-si,mow
  1. (music) low loudness
    - piano
Adverb: pianissimo  ,pee-u'ni-si,mow
  1. A direction in music; to be played very softly
    - very softly, pp

Derived forms: pianissimos

See also: piano, soft

Type of: softness

Antonym: fortissimo

Encyclopedia: Pianissimo