confessar

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From Ecclesiastical Latin confessō.

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confessar (first-person singular present confesso, past participle confessat)

  1. to confess

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Occitan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ecclesiastical Latin confessō.

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confessar

  1. to confess

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From Old Portuguese confessar, from Ecclesiastical Latin cōnfessāre (to confess) (possibly an inheritance), a derivative of Latin confessus, past participle of cōnfiteor (to confess, to admit) from con- + fateor (to admit).

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  • Hyphenation: con‧fes‧sar

Verb[edit]

confessar (first-person singular present confesso, first-person singular preterite confessei, past participle confessado)

  1. (transitive) to confess; to own up to; to admit to (to admit one has done something, especially something bad)
    Synonym: admitir
  2. (religion, transitive or intransitive) to confess (to disclose one’s sins to a clergyman)
  3. (religion, transitive) to confess (to hear someone’s confessions)
  4. (chiefly religion, transitive) to confess; to follow (to have a given religion or set of beliefs)
    Synonym: seguir

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