Scottish National Dictionary (1700–)
†CONFESS, v. Sc. usages.
1. “To make a bottle confess, to drain it to the last drop by pouring or dripping” (Sc. 1825 Jam.2).
2. “To bring up the contents of the stomach” (Ib.).
You may wish to vary the format shown below depending on the citation style used.
"Confess v.". Dictionary of the Scots Language. 2004. Scottish Language Dictionaries Ltd. Accessed 22 Apr 2019 <http://www.dsl.ac.uk/entry/snd/confess>
Try an Advanced Search