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confess
kən'fɛs
Main
English Definition
(动) As a verb
  1. Admit (to a wrongdoing).
  2. Confess to God in the presence of a priest, as in the Catholic faith.
  3. Confess to a punishable or reprehensible deed, usually under pressure.
Hyphenationcon•fess
Part of Speech(动) verb, (及物的动) transitive verb
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供认gòngrènto confess; confession
承认chéngrènto admit; to concede; to recognize; recognition (diplomatic, artistic etc); to acknowledge
忏悔chànhuǐto confess; to repent; remorse; repentance; penitent; confession (Buddhism)
gòngto confess
坦承tǎnchéngto confess; to admit; to come clean; calmly
招供zhāogòngto confess
招认zhāorènto confess
说摞shuōluòto confess; to let out the truth (colloquial)
坦陈tǎnchénto reveal; to confess
告白gàobáito announce publicly; to explain oneself; to reveal one's feelings; to confess; to declare one's love
坦白tǎnbáihonest; forthcoming; to confess
zhāoto recruit; to provoke; to beckon; to incur; to infect; contagious; a move (chess); a maneuver; device; trick; to confess
交代jiāodàito hand over; to explain; to make clear; to brief (somebody); to account for; to justify oneself; to confess; to finish (colloquial)
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