Suffer

Suffer: (En) to endure, tolerate, accept.  I cannot suffer such academic definitions.

Simalacrum

Simalacrum: (En) Simalacra (pl)  an unsatisfactory imitation or substitute. …a simalacrum of feeling rather than the real thing. See NY Times ‘Lady Gag’s Stripped-Down

Stringendo

Stringendo (It) tighten, squeeze. Keep the tempo tight, stretto

sotto voce

sotto voce (It) lit. ‘under the voice’ – in an undertone, without emphasis.

sostenuto

sostenuto (It) support, maintain (the tempo, character) sostenuto sempre always keep the tempo, character, esp. what’s come before

soto

soto (It) under, low  soto voce  in a low voice, softly, in an undertone

stretto

stretto (It) tight  molto legato e stretto – very legato and tight. Keep a tight beat