PEDAL's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of pedal
Definition:
n. foot-operated lever used for actuating or controlling a mechanism
Example:
What we've seen recently is that we really had foot on the gas pedal of greenhouse gas emissions.
Sentence in Classic:
She glanced down in surprise at her own feet, and I observed the slight roughening of the side of the sole caused by the friction of the edge of the pedal.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
After a few more turns of the lathe he removed his foot from the pedal, wiped his chisel, dropped it into a leather pouch attached to the lathe, and, approaching the table, summoned his daughter.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
His head was down and his shoulders rounded, as he put every ounce of energy that he possessed on to the pedals.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
He found the pedals and tried them, ran his yellow hands up and down the keys a few times, tinkling off scales, then turned to the company.
My Antonia By Willa Cather Context