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Word: peccadillo

Definition: slight offense or fault; CF. sin


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::: astronomical - enormously large or extensive
::: pigment - coloring matter (usually powder to be mixed with water or oil)
::: gall - annoy; exasperate; chafe; N: skin sore caused by rubbing (as on the skin of a horse); exasperation
::: fodder - coarse food for cattle, horses, etc.; feed for livestock; CF. food
::: sedentary - requiring sitting; done while sitting; not moving from one place to another; settled; Ex. sedentary job/population
::: disjointed - disconnected; lacking coherence; V. disjoint: disconnect; disjoin
::: austere - forbiddingly stern; ascetic; without comfort or enjoyment; severely simple and unornamented; Ex. a monk's austere life; Ex. austere grandeur of the cathedral; N. austerity
::: authenticate - prove genuine
::: harry - harass, annoy, torment (by repeated attacks); raid
::: revert - relapse; backslide; turn back to; return to the former owner; N. reversion