Synonyms for peccadillo
- bad habit
- faux pas
- minor fault
- minor infraction
- minor sin
- petty offense
- slight transgression
- small infraction
- small sin
- venial sin
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR PECCADILLO
In the world's eyes a matrimonial slip outweighs a peccadillo.
There is such family loyalty that every peccadillo is consecrated.
Rain, exposure at dewfall on the searocks, a peccadillo at my time of life.
But had he not atoned for this peccadillo fifty-fold by the results of his absence?
In fact, homicide on the frontier, as compared with horse-stealing, is a peccadillo.
What she formerly regarded as a monstrous crime, she now spoke of as a peccadillo.
In truth they had shared in the indiscretion and been partners in the peccadillo.
The examiner had committed a peccadillo, George a terrible crime.
The peccadillo on his part had been very small, but he must be assured.
Question follows question; and my peccadillo stands confessed.