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 Dictionary entry overview: What does pis aller mean? 

PIS ALLER (noun)
  The noun PIS ALLER has 1 sense:

1. French for 'worst going'

  Familiarity information: PIS ALLER used as a noun is very rare.

 Dictionary entry details 

PIS ALLER (noun)

Sense 1pis aller [BACK TO TOP]


French for 'worst going'

Classified under:

Nouns denoting acts or actions


last resort; pis aller

Hypernyms ("pis aller" is a kind of...):

expedient (a means to an end; not necessarily a principled or ethical one)

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