penché

[ French pahn-shey ]
/ French pɑ̃ˈʃeɪ /

adjective Ballet.

performed or executed while leaning forward.

Nearby words

  1. penates,
  2. pence,
  3. pencel,
  4. penchant,
  5. penchi,
  6. pencil,
  7. pencil beam,
  8. pencil box,
  9. pencil cedar,
  10. pencil crayon

Origin of penché

< French: leaned, past participle of pencher to incline, bend, lean; see penchant

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