GRE Word List


a slight offense

The meaning of the word peccadillo is a slight offense.

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qualifyto reduce from a general to a particular or restricted form : modify
perpetrateto bring about or carry out (something, such as a crime or deception) : commit
delineateto describe, portray, or set forth with accuracy or in detail
peevishquerulous in temperament or mood : fretful
impertinentgiven to or characterized by insolent rudeness
enmitypositive, active, and typically mutual hatred or ill will
far-fetchedbrought from a remote time or place
obliviouslacking remembrance, memory, or mindful attention
fulminateto utter or send out with denunciation