Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: confess
IPA transcription: [kənf'ɛs]
Pronunciations of confess
verb meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: confess, squeal, fink
    Meaning: confess to a punishable or reprehensible deed, usually under pressure
  • Synonyms: concede, profess, confess
    Meaning: admit (to a wrongdoing); "She confessed that she had taken the money"
Usage examples
  • Confess!"
  • I confess it openly.
  • "I must confess I do not."
  • He would not confess immediately.
  • Will you confess now?--he who did it?"
  • "No, I confess that I see no connection."
  • "I must confess I do," said the hypnotist.
  • Very well: I confess to some little pride.
  • Still, I confess, I admire you a good deal.
  • Come, confess, and be an honest girl for once.
0. Word pronunciation is derived from article recording Prisoner's dilemma, License CC BY-SA 4.0
1. Word pronunciation is derived from article recording Bart the Genius, License CC BY-SA 4.0