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Meanwhile, many of these servers lock new users out until a trusted member has vouched for them, making it difficult to infiltrate and report servers for specific indiscretions.
TWITCH HATE RAIDS ARE MORE THAN JUST A TWITCH PROBLEM, AND THEY’RE ONLY GETTING WORSENATHAN GRAYSONAUGUST 25, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Here’s a selection of the many indiscretions that get a pass.
NINE INSANE THINGS GOP REPS DID THAT KEVIN MCCARTHY DIDN’T GIVE A SH*T ABOUTZOE RICHARDSJULY 1, 2021THE DAILY BEAST
Before that, Humans saw a family thrown into crisis following the father’s indiscretion with their robot assistant.
A NEW SEASON OF THE GIRLFRIEND EXPERIENCE GIVES US YET ANOTHER EXPLORATION OF TECH AND MALE DESIREJUDY BERMANAPRIL 30, 2021TIME
On “Somebody’s Problem,” he sings about “thekindagirl” whose magnetism defies his better judgment, as if fast-forwarding through his indiscretion.
MORGAN WALLEN’S BIG MOMENT FEELS ABOUT 19 SONGS TOO LONGCHRIS RICHARDSJANUARY 14, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Her conduct, frank and open-hearted, was irreproachable, ever above even the slightest suspicion of indiscretion.
MADAME ROLAND, MAKERS OF HISTORYJOHN S. C. ABBOTT
And your sister-in-law's own affair, dear Mrs. Dodd, is it an indiscretion to ask you if it is settled yet?
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME II (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
Then, perhaps, I shall commit the indiscretion of asking you to give me a helping hand.
CHARLES BAUDELAIRE, HIS LIFETHOPHILE GAUTIER
You were right, Marguerite; you had already been guilty of an indiscretion which only your attachment to me can excuse.
THE SEVEN CARDINAL SINS: ENVY AND INDOLENCEEUGNE SUE
"Indiscretion is the better part of valor," said she, dropping her head but raising her eyes.
IN SEARCH OF THE UNKNOWNROBERT W. CHAMBERS
Ten days in the hole you call a prison is more than enough for a trifling indiscretion such as he committed.
THE CRADLE OF MANKINDW.A. WIGRAM
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WORDS RELATED TO INDISCRETION

  • bad habit
  • faux pas
  • impropriety
  • indiscretion
  • minor fault
  • minor infraction
  • minor sin
  • misdemeanor
  • petty offense
  • slight transgression
  • small infraction
  • small sin
  • venial sin
  • vice
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