Peccadillo GRE Vocabulary Flashcard

Peccadillo GRE Vocabulary Flashcard /ˌpek.əˈdɪl.əʊ/ (noun) Definition a small or minor fault or sin, petty offense, venial sin, misdemeanor, misdeed, lapse, indiscretion, misstep, minor offense, transgression, failing, breach, infringement Example Sometimes, someone dismisses another or mistakes her social standing in a downward direction: where person A assumes that person B has less standing than B … Read more

Salvation 1100 Words You Need Week 21 Day 4

Salvation 1100 Words You Need Salvation 1100 Words You Need /sælˈveɪ.ʃən/ (noun) being saved from loss, danger or harm, redemption, deliverance from ruin, deliverance, rescue, recovery, escape (in Christianity) the state of being saved from evil and its effects by the death of Jesus Christ on a cross In case you were curious, the popular … Read more

Young Goodman Brown by Nathaniel Hawthorne Story

Young Goodman Brown by Nathaniel Hawthorne Young Goodman Brown by Nathaniel Hawthorne YOUNG GOODMAN BROWN came forth at sunset into the street at Salem village; but put his head back, after crossing the threshold, to exchange a parting kiss with his young wife. And Faith, as the wife was aptly named, thrust her own pretty … Read more

Penance 1100 Words You Need Week 21 Day 3

Penance 1100 Words You Need Penance 1100 Words You Need /ˈpen.əns/ (noun) the act of showing that you are regretful for what you have done in the past, repentance, self-punishment for sin, atonement, forfeit, amends, propitiation, contrition The Sacrament of Penance (also commonly called the Sacrament of Reconciliation or Confession) is one of the seven … Read more