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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A petty misdeed.

Usage examples (32)
  • Try not to hold every peccadillo against her.
  • It is an action between friends, just as my silence on the subject of your peccadillo is a friendly action.
  • And how, exactly, do you sugarcoat the following as a "peccadillo":
  • (Soundbite of laughter) Ms. POUNDSTONE: I don't know, you know, I have a silly peccadillo which is that I call body parts by their names. for more
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