Scottish National Dictionary (1700–)

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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.).

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"Confess v.". Dictionary of the Scots Language. 2004. Scottish Language Dictionaries Ltd. Accessed 18 Jun 2019 <>



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