Penchant is a related term of pendant.
Pendant is a related term of penchant.
As nouns the difference between pendant and penchant
is that pendant
is (architecture) a supporting post attached to the main rafter while penchant
is taste, liking, or inclination (for).
* pendaunt (obsolete)
(architecture) A supporting post attached to the main rafter.
(obsolete, in the plural) Testicles.
A piece of jewellery which hangs down as an ornament, especially worn on a chain around the neck.
(nautical) A short rope hanging down, used to attach hooks for tackles; a pennant.
The dangling part of an earring.
(obsolete) An appendix or addition, as to a book.
(fine arts) One of a pair; a counterpart.
- Many have been pleased with this work and its pendant , the Tales and Popular Fictions.
(obsolete) A pendulum.
- One vase is the pendant to the other vase.
(US) The stem and ring of a watch, by which it is suspended.
taste, liking, or inclination (for)
- He has a penchant for fine wine.