Share this entry

British English: /ˈdrɔːbak/
American English: /ˈdrɔˌbæk/

Translation of drawback in French:


  • 1 (gen) it has its drawbacks
    cela présente des inconvénients or des désavantages
    the drawback of doing that is that…
    l'inconvénient de faire cela, c'est que…
  • 2 (Business) (on exports)
    rembours (m) , drawback (m)

Definition of drawback in:

Share this entry


What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources


    Next Score:
    Word of the day innocuous
    Pronunciation: ɪˈnɒkjʊəs
    not harmful or offensive