noun \ˌpe-kə-ˈdi-(ˌ)lō\

: a small mistake or fault that is not regarded as very bad or serious

plural pec·ca·dil·loes or pec·ca·dil·los

Full Definition of PECCADILLO

:  a slight offense


Spanish pecadillo, diminutive of pecado sin, from Latin peccatum, from neuter of peccatus, past participle of peccare
First Known Use: 1600

Rhymes with PECCADILLO


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