Betray and Confess


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Betray verb – To be unfaithful or disloyal to.
Confess and betray are semantically related. in acknowledgement topic. In some cases you can use "Confess" instead a verb "Betray".
Nearby Words: betrayal, betrayer, betraying
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Confess verb – To accept the truth or existence of (something) usually reluctantly.
Usage example: political prisoners, under threat of torture, forced to confess their guilt

Betray and confess are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Betray" instead a verb "Confess".
Nearby Words: confession, confessor, confessional, confessedly, confessing
Synonyms for Confess

Common collocations

people betray people confess people
men betray men confess men
someone betray someone confess someone
time betray time confess time
Other nouns: fact, identity, location, secret, anyone, feelings, times, secrets.
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