adjective• archaic • formal
- Capable of sinning: we hold all mankind to be peccableMore example sentences
- How can a devotee of Chaucer feel otherwise when the liturgy recalls what the church historically is-a parade of human beings fallible and peccable?
early 17th century: from French, from medieval Latin peccabilis, from Latin peccare 'to sin'.
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