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peccable

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Pronunciation: /ˈpɛkəb(ə)l
 
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Definition of peccable in English:

adjective

formal
Capable of sinning: we hold all mankind to be peccable
More 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?

Origin

early 17th century: from French, from medieval Latin peccabilis, from Latin peccare 'to sin'.

Derivatives

peccability

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Pronunciation: /ˌpɛkəˈbɪlɪti/
noun

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