Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
F. confesser, fr. L. confessus, p. p. of confiteri, to confess; con-, + fateri, to confess; akin to fari, to speak. See 2d Ban Fame
Deliverance Hobbs, who had confessed to being a witch, now testified that she was tormented by the spectres for her confession.
"The Witch of Salem" by John R. Musick
I confess I do not perfectly understand your explanation.
"Conversations on Chemistry, V. 1-2" by Jane Marcet
As we sat chatting in that quiet comfortable room, I confess that I became rather fascinated by my host.
"The Stretton Street Affair" by William Le Queux
Victor Hugo in his lighter vein is really, we must honestly confess, a somewhat disconcerting companion.
"Suspended Judgments" by John Cowper Powys
I confess I had the same intention.
"Romance of Roman Villas" by Elizabeth W. (Elizbeth Williams) Champney
A confession is a confession and that settles it.
"The Third Degree" by Charles Klein and Arthur Hornblow
What a solemn confession and warning from one of the high places: We pray too little!
"The Ministry of Intercession" by Andrew Murray
They were the form in which the French people began the telling of their sins in confession.
"The Shepherd of the North" by Richard Aumerle Maher
I confess that I know not what to think of all these singularities.
"Pepita Ximenez" by Juan Valera
Now I confess I could never understand such a prejudice among men of science.
"My Autobiography" by F. Max Müller
Soul, you sentinel,
Murmur and confess,
Day is fiery hell,
Night is nothingness.
"Time Without End" by Arthur Rimbaud
Thus we ourselves would justify,
Though we the Law transgress;
Like him, unable to deny,
Unwilling to confess.
"Adam" by John Newton
The force of truth how great!
When enemies confess,
None but the righteous whom they hate,
A solid hope possess.
"Balaam's Wish" by John Newton
Till at last delirious passion
Thrill'd the god to wild excess,
And the fervour of a moment
Made divinity confess;
"Daphne" by George Meredith
My faith would lay her hand
On that dear head of thine,
While, like a penitent, I stand,
And there confess my sin.
"Hymn 142" by Isaac Watts
False swearer, do confess thy fault,
To ease thy guilty mind;
Unto thy God for mercy cry,
Whose love is ever kind.
"The False Swearer" by Susannah Hawkins
Uruguayan Edinson Cavani 's hat trick for Napoli in its 3-0 win over Lazio was overshadowed by Miroslav Klose 's confession to having using his hand to score for Lazio.
His 2004 classic "Confessions" and 2010's "Raymond vs Raymond" are two of the best R&B albums of the last decade.
An unidentified heart surgeon took to the website Reddit to give a candidly disturbing take on his life-or-death job, making some horrifying confessions, including that he's harvested organs from patients while they were STILL ALIVE.
Anne Deaton speaks at 'True Confessions of a High- Heeled Leader'.
Convicted gangster Jimmy Henchman confessed to setting up the 1994 Quad Studios shooting of Tupac Shakur.
Anne Deaton speaks at 'True Confessions of a High-Heeled Leader'.
With The Hissing of Summer Lawns, Joni Mitchell has moved beyond personal confession into the realm of social philosophy.
According to the Hocking County Sheriff's Office, Donald Lee Williams confessed to setting the South Bloomingville Christian Church on fire on Aug 17.
Pope hears Good Friday confessions in Holy Week tinged by concern over Iraqi war.
Lopez confessed that he waited in the back of Perez's van waiting for her to get out of school.
Americana as confession, lamentation, escape.
WITH MARCH MADNESS fast approaching, I must make a painful, soul-bearing confession.
The man suspected in 14 Omaha robberies confessed Wednesday from inside the Douglas County Jail.
The investigation led to the housekeeping crew and Racheal Ireland confessed to taking the two rings while working in the home on two separate occasions and pawning them in Lee County.
Things got dirty after that, he confesses.
It was obvious - and later confessed - that they used random number generators, digits of π , the logistic map, etc. instead of their own ﬁngers.
Predicting and generating time series by neural networks: An investigation using statistical physics
Let us confess that we require absolutely continuous distribution of random couplings.
Localization near fluctuation boundaries via fractional moments and applications
To help the reader remember the r ˆoles of the Greek letters, we confess right away that γ , the third letter in the Greek alphabet, represents third moments, while δ , the fourth letter in the Greek alphabet, represents fourth moments.
Variations on the Berry-Esseen theorem
At last, we must confess we did not systematically build the whole set of 500 crossings that is speciﬁed by the use-case.
Twelve Ways to Build CMS Crossings from ROOT Files
This is why this essay tries to stick to the orthodox point of view (which is, I must confess, a strong prejudice of the author).
On the Paradoxical Book of Bell