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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To tell of or make known (something private, hidden, or damaging to oneself).

Usage examples (33)
  • His expression confessed to his feeling an awkwardness.
  • Your morality, as you have confessed, is no better than a deluded theist's, so I can't do that.
  • Why, my client has already been referred to as a confessed murderer in the New York
  • Last weekend Ezra Klein confessed he hadn’t been paying attention to Massachusetts. for more
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