FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Vulgar Latin *pendicare, from Latin pendere. Compare pendre.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /pɑ̃.ʃe/
  • (file)

VerbEdit

pencher

  1. (transitive) to tilt, tip up
  2. (intransitive) to lean, list
  3. (intransitive) to lean towards (an opinion, idea etc.); to be inclined (to do something)
  4. (reflexive) to bend down, lean over
  5. (reflexive) to look into
    Je me pencherai sur le problème. I'll look into the problem.

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