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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: shrive(0.00882 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to shrive.
English → English (WordNet)
v : confess to a punishable or reprehensible deed, usually under
pressure [syn: confess, squeal]
[also: shrove, shriven]
English → English (gcide)
Shrive \Shrive\, v. i.
To receive confessions, as a priest; to administer confession
and absolution. --Spenser.
Shrive \Shrive\, v. t. [imp. Shrivedor Shrove; p. p.
Shrivenor Shrived; p. pr. & vb. n. Shriving.] [OE.
shriven, schriven, AS. scr[=i]van to shrive, to impose
penance or punishment; akin to OFries. skr[=i]va to impose
punishment; cf. OS. biskr[=i]ban to be troubled. Cf.
1. To hear or receive the confession of; to administer
confession and absolution to; -- said of a priest as the
That they should shrive their parishioners. --Piers
Doubtless he shrives this woman, . . .
Else ne'er could he so long protract his speech.
Till my guilty soul be shriven. --Longfellow.
2. To confess, and receive absolution; -- used reflexively.
Get you to the church and shrive yourself. --Beau. &