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con·fes·sion·al / kənˈfeshənl/ • n. 1. an enclosed stall in a church divided by a screen or curtain in which a priest sits to hear people confess their sins. 2. an admission or acknowledgment that one has done something that one is ashamed or embarrassed about; a confession. • adj. 1. (esp. of speech or writing) in which a person reveals or admits to private thoughts or past incidents, esp. ones that cause shame or embarrassment. ∎  of or relating to religious confession. 2. of or relating to confessions of faith or doctrinal systems.

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confessional. Booth, box, or cubicle in a church where confessions of penitents are heard.

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