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confession

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of confession

  1. an open declaration of something (as a fault or the commission of an offense) about oneself a confession that he had been lying all along Synonyms of confession acknowledgment (or acknowledgement), admission, avowal, concession, self-confession Words Related to confession self-accusation, self-betrayal, self-revelation; self-incrimination, self-recrimination, self-reproach; affirmation, assertion, avouchment, claim, confirmation, declaration, insistence, profession; allowance; apology, hand-wringing; betrayal, disclosure, divulgence, giveaway, revelation; announcement, declaration, proclamation, pronouncement; blame, fault, responsibility; contriteness, contrition, penitence, regret, remorse, remorsefulness, repentance, rue Near Antonyms of confession denial, disallowance, disclaimer, recantation, rejection, renouncement, repudiation Antonyms of confession disavowal, nonadmission



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