unconfessed


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unconfessed

(ˌʌnkənˈfɛst)
adj
not admitted
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.unconfessed - people who have not confessedunconfessed - people who have not confessed; "the unconfessed cannot be forgiven"
people - (plural) any group of human beings (men or women or children) collectively; "old people"; "there were at least 200 people in the audience"
Adj.1.unconfessed - not admittedunconfessed - not admitted; "unconfessed sins"  
unacknowledged - not recognized or admitted
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unconfessed

[ˈʌnkənˈfest] ADJ [sin] → no confesado; [die] → sin confesar
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but it were peril to my own soul to let him die unconfessed and unabsolved.
Then shall I not be damned for an unconfessed man that had naught to confess -- wherefore, I shall be safe.
He was afraid to make an open declaration of his concern, because he dreaded to place some unscrupulous confidant upon the high plane of the unconfessed from which elevation he could be derided.
That look of Hetty's oppressed Arthur with a dread which yet had something of a terrible unconfessed delight in it, that she loved him too well.
Yet, womanlike, she took an unconfessed comfort in the fact that this was so--that no one, unless it were Nellie, was sufficiently astute to fathom the truth.
On the contrary, it gave him a publicly confessed standing in that sphere, and as Mr Verloc had unconfessed relations which made him familiar with yet careless of the police, there was a distinct advantage in such a situation.
And Baderoon also looked at Christiaanse's acclaimed Unconfessed (2007), which is also not listed in the bibliography (179).
To bring "absolution" to one sinner (though it is not clear that he does, as the Gringo dies unconfessed and apparently unrepentant), he has endangered the spiritual status of another.
Ambiguity pervades her myriad references to the body and sexuality, to unconfessed desires and inferred violence: The last letter T in her Tyrant is more explicit: It is a raised arm with a hand holding a knife.
Eating disorders express our uncertainties, our buried anguish, our unconfessed confusion of identity.
Examples of such fictional representations of rape include Andre Brink's The Rights of Desire (2000), Phaswane Mpe's Welcome to Our Hillbrow (2001), Zakes Mda's The Madonna of Excelsior (2004), Achmat Dangor's Bitter Fruit (2001), Zoe Wicomb's David's Story (2001), Yvette Christianse's Unconfessed (2006), Farida Karodia's Other Secrets (2000) and Marlene van Niekerk's Triomf (1999).
The Adelaide Test and the Ryder Cup are lovingly portrayed, heavy with insight and a practised turn of phrase - none better, incidentally, than the 'faces full of unconfessed sins' at the Cheltenham Festival - while the impression remains that he wouldn't mind if he never went to Wimbledon or the Alexandra Palace again.