[ French pahn-shey ]
/ French pɑ̃ˈʃeɪ /
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performed or executed while leaning forward.
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Origin of penché
<French: leaned, past participle of pencher to incline, bend, lean; see penchant
Words nearby penché
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How to use penché in a sentence
Pray, M. de la Penche, do you think I shall ever make anything of this violin?Letters of Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Vol. I (of 2)|Samuel Taylor Coleridge