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Word: peccadillo

Definition: slight offense or fault; CF. sin


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::: nemesis - someone seeking revenge; source of downfall or ruin; CF. Nemesis
::: kindred - related; belonging to the same group; similar in nature or character; Ex. kindred languages; N: relative; kin; kinship
::: crevice - crack; fissure
::: remunerative - (of work) compensating; rewarding; profitable; well-paid; V. remunerate: reward; pay (someone) for work or trouble
::: striated - marked with parallel bands; striped; grooved; Ex. striated rocks; V. striate; N. stria: thin groove or line
::: pitfall - hidden danger; concealed trap
::: pertinent - suitable; to the point; relevant
::: adherent - supporter; follower
::: quaint - odd in an old-fashioned way; odd; old-fashioned; picturesque
::: curmudgeon - churlish, miserly individual; bad-tempered old person