impassioned; with or strong feeling.
If George shies at this, it can be tried again later—say during an “appassionato” passage for the violins and cellos.
Perfect Behavior Donald Ogden Stewart
The first movement begins solemnly, but breaks into an appassionato.
Contemporary American Composers Rupert Hughes
appassionato ammiratore ed invitto apologista dell’ Omero Ferrarese.
The Works of Lord Byron, Volume 2 George Gordon Byron
(music) (to be performed) in an impassioned manner
appc Advanced Program-to-Program Communications Advanced Program-to-Program Communication
an earnest request for aid, support, sympathy, mercy, etc.; entreaty; petition; plea. a request or reference to some person or authority for a decision, corroboration, judgment, etc. Law. an application or proceeding for review by a higher tribunal. (in a legislative body or assembly) a formal question as to the correctness of a ruling by […]
a state or nation: What European countries have you visited? the territory of a nation. the people of a district, state, or nation: The whole country backed the president in his decision. the land of one’s birth or citizenship. rural districts, including farmland, parkland, and other sparsely populated areas, as opposed to cities or towns: […]