pis aller

noun
pis al·ler | \ˌpē-za-ˈlā \
plural pis allers\ˌpē-za-ˈlā(z) \

Definition of pis aller 

: a last resource or device

First Known Use of pis aller

1676, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for pis aller

French, literally, to go worst

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