prone to sin
- Sinning accountable of transgression criminal as peccant angels
- An offender
- Sinning; bad of transgression; unlawful; because, peccant angels.
- Morbid; corrupt; because, peccant humors.
- Wrong; defective; defective.
- An offender.
Unhealthy. Causing illness or illness.
c.1600, from Latin peccantem (nominative pecans) "sinful," current participle of peccare "to sin" (see peccadillo). As a noun from 1620s. Relevant: Peccancy.
At any rate, if relevance in proximo is interpolated in the peccant clause of the canon of the Joint-Method, the practical utility of the method is rehabilitated.