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Detailed Translations for confess from English to French


to confess verb (confesss, confessed, confessing)

  1. to confess
    avouer; confesser; admettre
    • avouer verb (avoue, avoues, avouons, avouez, )
    • confesser verb (confesse, confesses, confessons, confessez, )
    • admettre verb (admets, admet, admettons, admettez, )
  2. to confess (unburden oneself; admit)
    confesser; avouer; se confesser
    • confesser verb (confesse, confesses, confessons, confessez, )
    • avouer verb (avoue, avoues, avouons, avouez, )

Conjugations for confess:

  1. confess
  2. confess
  3. confesss
  4. confess
  5. confess
  6. confess
simple past
  1. confessed
  2. confessed
  3. confessed
  4. confessed
  5. confessed
  6. confessed
present perfect
  1. have confessed
  2. have confessed
  3. has confessed
  4. have confessed
  5. have confessed
  6. have confessed
past continuous
  1. was confessing
  2. were confessing
  3. was confessing
  4. were confessing
  5. were confessing
  6. were confessing
  1. shall confess
  2. will confess
  3. will confess
  4. shall confess
  5. will confess
  6. will confess
continuous present
  1. am confessing
  2. are confessing
  3. is confessing
  4. are confessing
  5. are confessing
  6. are confessing
  1. be confessed
  2. be confessed
  3. be confessed
  4. be confessed
  5. be confessed
  6. be confessed
  1. confess!
  2. let's confess!
  3. confessed
  4. confessing
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

Translation Matrix for confess:

VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
admettre confess abide; accede; accept; admit; admit the truth; allow; authorise; authorize; concede; deliver; draw new members; give in; give one's fiat to; grant; hand over; let in; permit; recruit; submit to; surrender; take; take on; take possession of; tolerate
avouer admit; confess; unburden oneself accede; admit; admit the truth
confesser admit; confess; unburden oneself be religous; profess
se confesser admit; confess; unburden oneself
- concede; fink; profess; squeal

Synonyms for "confess":

Related Definitions for "confess":

  1. admit (to a wrongdoing)1
    • She confessed that she had taken the money1
  2. confess to God in the presence of a priest, as in the Catholic faith1
  3. confess to a punishable or reprehensible deed, usually under pressure1

Wiktionary Translations for confess:

  1. to acknowledge faith in
  2. to admit to the truth
  1. confesser et reconnaître qu’une chose être ou n’est pas, en demeurer d’accord.
  2. reconnaitre pour vrai.

Cross Translation:
confess avouer bekennen — toegeven
confess confesser; se confesser beichtenReligion: seine Sünden und Vergehen einem Geistlichen erzählen; seine Sünden bekennen