Definition of Confesses

1. Verb. (third-person singular of confess) ¹



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Definition of Confesses

1. confess [v] - See also: confess

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Confesses

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confervae
conferval
confervas
confervoid algae
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confessable
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confesse
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confessers
confesses (current term)
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confessio amantis
confession
confession of judgement
confession of judgment
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confessionalised

Literary usage of Confesses

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1. The Confessions of St. Augustine by Augustine, Edward Bouverie Pusey, William Benham (1909)
"... in this Augustine confesses what he then was. But first, he enquires by what faculty we can know God at all, whence he enlarges on the mysterious ..."

2. The Bruce: Or, The Book of the Most Excellent and Noble Prince, Robert de by John Barbour, John Lydgate (1894)
"He confesses that he knew of the plot, but did not consent to it. 43. thai] at EH. 44. syne] sone E; then H. 45. all that] so E; that haill H ; that C. 46. ..."

3. The Dictionary of National Biography by Sidney Lee (1908)
"He declares his belief in the divinity of Christ, though he confesses to certain doubts and guards his assertions. He had qualified for Hie preferment by ..."

4. The New Schaff-Herzog Encyclopedia of Religious Knowledge: Embracing by Johann Jakob Herzog, Philip Schaff, Albert Hauck (1909)
"... and confesses to have been derived from divine revelation. Its content, accordingly, embraces all Christian truth so far as it exists in 4. ..."

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