GRE Word List


a slight offense

The meaning of the word peccadillo is a slight offense.

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eccentricitythe quality or state of being eccentric
glaringhaving a fixed look of hostility, fierceness, or anger
gravitydignity or sobriety of bearing
fecundityfruitful in offspring or vegetation : prolific
ursineof or relating to a bear or the bear family (Ursidae)
doldrumsa spell of listlessness or despondency
boisterousnoisily turbulent : rowdy
incidentalbeing likely to ensue as a chance or minor consequence
eruditehaving or showing knowledge that is gained by studying : possessing or displaying erudition