intermezzo: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (in"tur-met'sō, -med'zō), [key]
— pl. -mez•zos, -mez•zi
- a short dramatic, musical, or other entertainment of light character, introduced between the acts of a drama or opera.
- a short musical composition between main divisions of an extended musical work.
- a short, independent musical composition.
- intermezzo (Thesaurus)