soft pedal

listen to the pronunciation of soft pedal
İngilizce - Türkçe
piyano pedalı
{f} ses yumuşatma pedalı
hafife almak
pedal ile çalmak
İngilizce - İngilizce
The leftmost foot-pedal on a piano
A pedal used to mute tone, as on a piano
pedal on a piano that reduces musical tones
{f} play down, minimize, reduce importance, make less important; use the soft pedal in playing piano to reduce the volume of music
a pedal on a piano that moves the action closer to the strings and so soften the sound
soft pedals
plural form of soft pedal
Attempting to persuade without being obvious about it, by understating a position so the listener takes the good points as obvious
play down or obscure; "His advisers soft-pedaled the president's blunder
soft-pedal soft-pedals soft-pedalling soft-pedalled in AM, use soft-pedaling, soft-pedaled If you soft-pedal something, you deliberately reduce the amount of activity or pressure that you have been using to get something done or seen. He refused to soft-pedal an investigation into the scandal. to make something seem less important or less urgent than it really is
soft pedal