peccable

adjective pec·ca·ble \ ˈpekəbəl \

Definition of peccable

: liable or prone to sin : susceptible to temptation
  • a frail and peccable mortal
  • —Sir Walter Scott

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Origin and Etymology of peccable

Middle French, from Latin peccare to sin + Middle French -able


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