noun. the pace of music measured by the number of beats occurring in 60 seconds.
- metronome marking
- beats per minute
- polyphonic music
Sentences with bpm
1. Noun, singular or mass
You step up and down on a 12-inch high step at a metronome beat of 96 bpm.
2. Noun, plural
If your average pace has you at a heart rate of 150 bpm, your easy runs are going to be around 120 bpm.