pedal

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1 pedal /ˈpɛdl̟/ noun
plural pedals
1 pedal
/ˈpɛdl̟/
noun
plural pedals
Learner's definition of PEDAL
[count]
: a flat piece of metal, rubber, etc., that you push with your foot to make a machine move, work, or stop see picture at bicycle
: a lever on a piano, organ, etc., that you push with your foot to make or change a sound

put the pedal to the metal

US, informal
: to drive very fast
: to work very quickly
2 pedal /ˈpɛdl̟/ verb
pedals US pedaled or British pedalled US pedaling or British pedalling
2 pedal
/ˈpɛdl̟/
verb
pedals US pedaled or British pedalled US pedaling or British pedalling
Learner's definition of PEDAL
: to push the pedals of (something, such as a bicycle)
[+ object]
[no object]
always followed by an adverb or preposition, [no object] : to ride a bicycle to a particular place
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