Übersetzung von “confess” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch


verb transitive-intransitive confess /kənˈfɛs/
to admit doing sth wrong or illegal
confesser , avouer

Jenny confessed that she'd stolen it.
Jenny a avoué qu'elle l'avait volé.

to confess to murder
confesser un meurtre
to admit unwillingly

She confessed that she's in love.
Elle a reconnu qu'elle était amoureuse.
to tell a priest your sins
se confesser

to confess your sins
confesser ses péchés

(Übersetzung von “confess” aus dem GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)


verb /kənˈfes/

to make known that one is guilty, wrong etc; to admit

He confessed (to the crime)
He confessed that he had broken the vase
It was stupid of me, I confess.
confession /-ʃən/ noun

acknowledgment of a crime or fault

The youth made a confession to the police officer.

(an) act of confessing one’s sins to a priest

She went to confession every Friday.
confessional /-ʃə-/ noun

the seat etc where a priest sits when hearing confessions.

confessor noun

a priest who hears confessions.


(Übersetzung von “confess” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)