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peccadillo

pec·ca·dil·lo

peccadillo

 
pronunciation:
pe k dI lo
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part of speech: noun
inflections: peccadilloes, peccadillos
definition: a minor sin or offense, or a slight fault.
She seemed to take pleasure in berating him for the slightest peccadillo.
Word Parts
The word peccadillo contains the following part:
pecc Latin root that means sin
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