Confess and Talk


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Confess verb – To make an acknowledgment of something unpleasant as true or valid.
Usage example: the thief confessed to dozens of robberies

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


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Talk verb – To give a formal often extended talk on a subject.
Confess and talk are semantically related in inform topic. Sometimes you can use "Confess" instead a verb "Talk".
Nearby Words: talking, talkative, talker, talkie
Synonyms for Talk

Common collocations

people confess people talk people
someone confess someone talk someone
time confess time talk time
way confess way talk way
Other nouns: anyone, times.

Both words in one sentence

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