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  1. soft pedal(verb)

    a pedal on a piano that moves the action closer to the strings and so soften the sound

    soft pedal

  2. soft-pedal(verb)

    play down or obscure

    "His advisers soft-pedaled the president's blunder"


  1. soft pedal(noun)

    una corda pedal

  2. soft pedal(noun)

    The leftmost foot-pedal on most pianos which, when pushed, softens the note played.

    una corda pedal


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