- of or relating to confession, especially auricular confession of sins.
- Archaic. a confessional.
Origin of confessionary
Examples from the Web for confessionary
Historical Examples of confessionary
Bartholomè de Alva refers to them in a passage of his Confessionary.Nagualism
Daniel G. Brinton
I never took any great liberties with her, but touched her a few times while in the confessionary.
Also, being without the confessionary, I gave her many embraces, and solicited her to love me.