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Word: peccadillo

Definition: slight offense or fault; CF. sin


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::: strut - pompous walk; V: walk in a self-important manner
::: sensuous - giving pleasure to the senses; pertaining to the physical senses; operating through the senses; sensuous feeling of soft velvet on the skin
::: reminiscent - suggestive of something (in the past); of reminiscence
::: seamy - sordid; base; filthy; unwholesome; Ex. seamy side of city life
::: flippant - lacking proper seriousness; Ex. flippant remarks about death; N. flippancy
::: invalidate - weaken; destroy; make invalid; nullify
::: compost - mixture of decaying organic matter used as fertilizer; V: put or make compost
::: mores - conventions; moral standards; moral customs
::: affluence - abundance; wealth
::: decapitate - behead