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Origin of confessional
OTHER WORDS FROM confessionalpseu·do·con·fes·sion·al, adjective
Words nearby confessional
Example sentences from the Web for confessional
It gets a lot of page views, but it contributes to the idea that all personal writing has to be confessional.Meghan Daum On Tackling The Unspeakable Parts Of Life|David Yaffe|December 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I obtained court records, and a long, confessional interview he did with Dan Rather that CNN never aired.A Full-Length Bill Cosby Portrait: From Track Star to Ugly Sweaters|Scott Porch|September 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But honest scholars must “follow the evidence where it leads,” and sometimes this path departs from the confessional highway.The Christian Reformed Church Still Won’t Stand Up For Science|Karl W. Giberson|June 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But this confessional really took a turn for the awesome when Jonas started talking about his love life.How Likable Is Alec Baldwin After His ‘New York Magazine’ Confessional?|Amy Zimmerman|February 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
This reticence—this reserve—suits Beck's voice and personality much better than the confessional self-consciousness of Sea Change.
Aunt M'riar had not the advantages of the Roman confessional, with its suggestive guichet.When Ghost Meets Ghost|William Frend De Morgan
Therefore we can have no secrets from one another, and so do not need the confessional.The Road to Damascus|August Strindberg
She confessed her sins, not in the confessional, but in a community.Rene Mauperin|Edmond de Goncourt and Jules de Goncourt
On the one is the confessional: you must go—you shall not choose.Out in the Forty-Five|Emily Sarah Holt
The Quebec schools are little more than branches of the confessional box.A Frenchman in America|Max O'Rell