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Shrive

v. t.1.To hear or receive the confession of; to administer confession and absolution to; - said of a priest as the agent.
That they should shrive their parishioners.
- Piers Plowman.
Till my guilty soul be shriven.
- Longfellow.
2.To confess, and receive absolution; - used reflexively.
Get you to the church and shrive yourself.
- Beau. & Fl.
v. i.1.To receive confessions, as a priest; to administer confession and absolution.
Verb1.shrive - confess to a punishable or reprehensible deed, usually under pressure
Synonyms: confess, squeal
absolve, acquit, administer absolution, administer extreme unction, amnesty, clear, confess, decontaminate, destigmatize, discharge, dismiss, dispense from, exculpate, excuse, exempt, exempt from, exonerate, forgive, free, give absolution, grant amnesty to, grant forgiveness, grant immunity, grant remission, hear confession, justify, let go, let off, make confession, nonpros, pardon, purge, quash the charge, receive absolution, release, remit, set free, spare, vindicate, whitewash, withdraw the charge
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