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synonyms for confessed

  • acknowledge
  • assert
  • blurt out
  • concede
  • confide
  • declare
  • disclose
  • divulge
  • profess
  • prove
  • recognize
  • relate
  • reveal
  • affirm
  • allow
  • attest
  • aver
  • avow
  • blow
  • chirp
  • evince
  • finger
  • fink
  • grant
  • leak
  • manifest
  • narrate
  • own
  • post
  • sing
  • snitch
  • squeal
  • unload
  • vent
  • clue in
  • come clean
  • come out
  • dump on
  • humble oneself
  • let on
  • level with
  • make clean breast of
  • open one's heart
  • own up
  • rat on
  • sound off
  • spill the beans
  • spit out
  • tip hand
  • weasel
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antonyms for confessed

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  • conceal
  • contradict
  • deny
  • disavow
  • hide
  • keep
  • refuse
  • reject
  • repudiate
  • secrete
  • suppress
  • condemn
  • veto
  • withhold
  • disown
  • mask
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How to use confessed in a sentence

Maybe this is where I confess that I didn’t put much thought into how we would get through all this turkey, because I considered it as a big chicken, and about 30 percent of what I know about cooking involves using up leftover chicken and its stock.
20 DAYS OF TURKEYMEGHAN MCCARRONDECEMBER 23, 2020EATER
While I’m making enemies, I might as well confess that I was secretly hoping that Hall would come up just short of breaking Kastor’s illustrious record from 2006.
THE MARATHON PROJECT WAS A PREDICTABLE THRILLMARTIN FRITZ HUBERDECEMBER 21, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
I confess I haven’t seen the latter two films but plan to soon.
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Peter Humphrey, a British corporate investigator who has probed pharmaceutical corruption cases in China, called it “a bit extraordinary” that Sinovac emerged unscathed in 2017, despite its CEO confessing to bribery.
AS CHINA NEARS A CORONAVIRUS VACCINE, BRIBERY CLOUD HANGS OVER DRUGMAKER SINOVACEVA DOUDECEMBER 4, 2020WASHINGTON POST
I confess, it took me a while to warm up to Maisie Dobbs, the up-by-her-boot-straps private eye of Jacqueline Winspear’s bestselling British cozy mysteries.
THE INSPIRATION FOR MAISIE DOBBS? JACQUELINE WINSPEAR’S MEMOIR OFFERS CHARMING CLUESZOFIA SMARDZNOVEMBER 10, 2020WASHINGTON POST
It must be confessed that he felt none too kindly towards Grandfather Mole.
THE TALE OF GRANDFATHER MOLEARTHUR SCOTT BAILEY
They were outnumbered, which was nothing new in the history of the country, but it must be confessed they were out-generaled, too.
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Valence sent a woman, disguised as a beggar, to spy out the position; but Bruce saw through the dodge, and the spy confessed.
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It must be confessed that Jess held her breath while Henry struck one and peered about inside the car.
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I was accompanied by a nervous friend from Iowa who confessed that he had been in an automobile but once before.
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WORDS RELATED TO CONFESSED

  • accepted
  • acknowledged
  • admitted
  • avowed
  • celebrated
  • certified
  • common
  • confessed
  • conscious
  • down pat
  • established
  • familiar
  • hackneyed
  • manifest
  • noted
  • notorious
  • obvious
  • patent
  • plain
  • proverbial
  • published
  • received
  • recognized
  • well-known
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