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Word: peccadillo

Definition: slight offense or fault; CF. sin


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::: irrefutable - indisputable; incontrovertible; undeniable
::: counterpart - thing that completes another; things very much alike; thing that has the same purpose in a different system
::: augury - omen; prophecy; sign of coming events; V. augur: predict; foretell; be a sign of (something in future)
::: enormity - hugeness (in a bad sense); excessive wickedness; Ex. enormity of the crime; ADJ. enormous
::: celerity - speed; rapidity
::: bevy - large group; Ex. a bevy of starlets
::: unassailable - not open to attack; impregnable; not subject to question
::: deify - turn into a god; make a god of; idolize; Ex. Kings were deified; CF. deity
::: apropos - with reference to; regarding; Ex. remarks apropos (of) the present situation; ADJ. ADV.