1. (~ to) tunnustaa, myöntää (tekonsa); (transitiivinen) tunnustaa syntinsä

  2. refl|en ripittäytyä, tunnustaa syntinsä ripissä

  3. (transitiivinen) (papista) ripittää


I finally confessed to everything.

He finally confessed to the murder.

You should confess all your sins.

Liittyvät sanat: plead guilty



myöntää, tunnustaa, tunnustaa kaikki, kakistaa ulos, tuoda julki, ripittäytyä.

Rimmaavat sanat

confess rimmaa näiden kanssa:

topless, business...

Katso kaikki

Englannin sanakirja

confess (englanti > suomi)

  1. tunnustaa

confess englanniksi

  1. (senseid) To admit to the truth, particularly in the context of sins or crimes committed.

  2. I confess to spray-painting all over that mural!

    I confess, that I am a sinner.

  3. Shakespeare

  4. I never gave it him. Send for him hither, / And let him confess a truth.
  5. Milton

  6. And there confess / Humbly our faults, and pardon beg.
  7. Addison

  8. I must confess I was most pleased with a beautiful prospect that none of them have mentioned.
  9. To acknowledge faith in; to profess belief in.

  10. Bible, Matthew x. 32

  11. Whosoever, therefore, shall confess me before men, him will I confess, also, before my Father which is in heaven.
  12. Bible, Acts xxiii. 8

  13. For the Sadducees say that there is no resurrection, neither angel, nor spirit; but the Pharisees confess both.
  14. puhekieltä To unburden (oneself) of sins to God or a priest, in order to receive absolution.

  15. Our beautiful votary took an opportunity of confessing herself to this celebrated father.
  16. puhekieltä To hear or receive such a confession of sins from.

  17. Ld. Berners

  18. He (..) heard mass, and the prince, his son, with him, and the most part of his company were confessed.
  19. (senseid) To disclose or reveal.

  20. Alexander Pope

  21. Tall thriving trees confessed the fruitful mould.