Translation of porte-à-faux in English:

porte-à-faux

Pronunciation: /pɔʀtafo/

m inv

  • être en porte-à-faux [wall] to be out of plumb [construction] to be cantilevered [person] to be in an awkward position

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day conspicuous
Pronunciation: kənˈspɪkjʊəs
adjective
clearly visible