- v confess to a punishable or reprehensible deed, usually under pressure
- v admit (to a wrongdoing)
She confessed that she had taken the money
- v confess to God in the presence of a priest, as in the Catholic faith
- Natalee Holloway in The Pulse
If they have enough proof that he committed the crime in Peru, maybe, just maybe that might help to get him to confess in Natalee's case,a Holloway family lawyer told the AP.
- Jacob Zuma in afrol News
When we completed the stadiums, people started to talk about security and other issues, but we have had a great tournament. And today, a lot of people who are honest enough have come out and said 'we confess, we were wrong about your country',...
- John McCain in Reuters India
He certainly keeps things interesting -- a little too interesting at times tonight, I must confess,McCain said.