self-confessed

adjective
self-con·​fessed | \ ˌself-kən-ˈfest How to pronounce self-confessed (audio) \

Definition of self-confessed

: openly acknowledged by oneself : avowed

Other Words from self-confessed

self-confessedly \ ˌself-​kən-​ˈfe-​səd-​lē How to pronounce self-confessedly (audio) , -​ˈfest-​lē \ adverb

First Known Use of self-confessed

1746, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of self-confessed was in 1746

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“Self-confessed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/self-confessed. Accessed 24 Sep. 2020.

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self-confessed

adjective
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English Language Learners Definition of self-confessed

: freely and openly admitting that you are a particular type of person

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