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venial

adjective

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worthy of forgiveness
  • taking the restaurant's menu as a souvenir seems like a venial offense

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The first known use of venial was in the 14th century

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“Venial.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/venial. Accessed 24 Nov. 2020.

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