arco

(redirected from Col arco)
Also found in: Thesaurus.

ar·co

 (är′kō)
adv. & adj. Music
With a bow. Used chiefly as a direction to indicate the resumption of bowing after a pizzicato passage.

[Italian, bow, from Latin arcus.]
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

arco

(ˈɑːkəʊ)
adv
a musical direction for instruments of the violin family indicating that the bow should be used (as opposed to plucking)
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.arco - (of instruments in the violin family) to be played with the bow
bowed - of a stringed instrument; sounded by stroking with a bow
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.