Definition of

Pis Aller

  1. (noun, act) an expedient adopted only in desperation

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Synonyms of Pis Aller

last resort

Alternate forms of Pis Aller

Hypernyms: expedient

Origin of the word Pis Aller

  1. "last resource," 1676, from Fr., lit. "to go worse," from pis "worse," from L. pejus, neut. of pejor "worse" + aller "to go." more

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Words that sound like Pis Aller

peculiar, puzzler

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