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Shrift

n.1.The act of shriving.
In shrift and preaching is my diligence.
- Chaucer.
2.Confession made to a priest, and the absolution consequent upon it.
Have you got leave to go to shrift to-day?
- Shak.
Shrift father
a priest to whom confession is made.
Noun1.shrift - the act of being shriven
absolution, acknowledgment, admission, amnesty, avowal, concession, confession, exculpation, excuse, exemption, exoneration, grace, immunity, indemnity, owning, owning up, pardon, redemption, remission, remission of sin, reprieve, rite of confession, sparing, unbosoming
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shrew mole
Shrewd
shrewdly
shrewdness
Shrewish
shrewishly
shrewishness
Shrewmouse
Shriek
Shriek owl
shrieked
Shrieker
shrieking
Shrieval
Shrievalty
Shrieve
-- Shrift --
Shrift father
Shright
Shrike
Shrike thrush
Shrike tit
Shrill
Shrill-gorged
Shrill-tongued
shrilling
Shrillness
Shrilly
Shrimp
shrimp butter
Shrimp catcher
shrimp cocktail
Shrimp net
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