how to pronounce confessed


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confessed is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of confessed in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… the party to know she confessed that she …”

meanings of confessed


  1. Simple past tense and past participle of confess.


  1. Which one admits or avows.

confessed frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word confessed occurs in english on average 4.1 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics confessed can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that confessed can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) people, society, and culture;

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