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English definition of “peccadillo”


noun [C] uk   /ˌpek.əˈdɪl.əʊ/ us    /-oʊ/ (plural peccadillos or peccadilloes)
a small fault or a not very bad action: a youthful peccadillo He dismissed what had happened as a mere peccadillo.Faults and mistakes
(Definition of peccadillo from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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