self-confessed(redirected from self-confession)
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According to one's own admission: a self-confessed plagiarist.
according to one's own testimony or admission: a self-confessed liar.
openly admitting to being a person of a specified type.
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|Adj.||1.||self-confessed - owned up to; "his admitted doubts"; "the conceded error"; "a confessed murderer"; "a self-confessed plagiarist"|
acknowledged - recognized or made known or admitted; "the acknowledged leader of the community"; "a woman of acknowledged accomplishments"; "his acknowledged error"