adjective see confess

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • confessable — See confess. * * * …   Universalium

  • confessable — adjective That can be confessed …   Wiktionary

  • confessable — con|fes|sa|ble Mot Pla Adjectiu invariable …   Diccionari Català-Català

  • confessable — adj. able to be confessed, admittable, acknowledgeable …   English contemporary dictionary

  • confess — confessable, adj. confessingly, adv. /keuhn fes /, v.t. 1. to acknowledge or avow (a fault, crime, misdeed, weakness, etc.) by way of revelation. 2. to own or admit as true: I must confess that I haven t read the book. 3. to declare or… …   Universalium

  • confess — verb Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French confesser, from confés having confessed, from Latin confessus, past participle of confitēri to confess, from com + fatēri to confess; akin to Latin fari to speak more at ban Date: 14th century… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • admissible — adj 1. allowable, permissible, legitimate, legal, lawful, licit; just, equitable, fair, reasonable, justifiable. 2. admittable, confessable, concessible, acknowl edgeable, grantable, yieldable, giveable …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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