Definition of laissez vibrer in English:

laissez vibrer

verb

  • in imperative A musical instruction used to indicate that a note made by striking or plucking should be allowed to fade away without damping.

Origin

French, literally ‘allow to vibrate’.

Pronunciation

laissez vibrer

/lɛse vibʀe//ˌlɛse ˈviːbreɪ/