- sustaining pedal
- nouna pedal on a piano that lifts the dampers from the strings and so allows them to continue vibrating• Syn: ↑loud pedal
* * *noun1. : damper pedal2. : sostenuto pedal
* * *sustaining pedal nounA pedal on a piano which sustains the note(s) played by allowing the strings to continue vibrating• • •Main Entry: ↑sustain
Useful english dictionary. 2012.