To Confess

Infinitive: to confess
Gerund: confessing
Past participle: confessed
Simple past: confessed


Irregular forms
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Indicative

Present
I confess I confess
you confess you confess
he/she/it confesses he/she/it confesses
we confess we confess
they confess they confess
you confess you confess
I do not confess I don't confess
you do not confess you don't confess
he/she/it does not confess he/she/it doesn't confess
we do not confess we don't confess
they do not confess they don't confess
you do not confess you don't confess
Preterite
I confessed I confessed
you confessed you confessed
he/she/it confessed he/she/it confessed
we confessed we confessed
they confessed they confessed
you confessed you confessed
I did not confess I didn't confess
you did not confess you didn't confess
he/she/it did not confess he/she/it didn't confess
we did not confess we didn't confess
they did not confess they didn't confess
you did not confess you didn't confess
Future
I will confess I'll confess
you will confess you'll confess
he/she/it will confess he/she/it'll confess
we will confess we'll confess
they will confess they'll confess
you will confess you'll confess
I will not confess I won't confess
you will not confess you won't confess
he/she/it will not confess he/she/it won't confess
we will not confess we won't confess
they will not confess they won't confess
you will not confess you won't confess

Perfect

Present
I have confessed I've confessed
you have confessed you've confessed
he/she/it has confessed he/she/it's confessed
we have confessed we've confessed
they have confessed they've confessed
you have confessed you've confessed
I have not confessed I haven't confessed
you have not confessed you haven't confessed
he/she/it has not confessed he/she/it hasn't confessed
we have not confessed we haven't confessed
they have not confessed they haven't confessed
you have not confessed you haven't confessed
Past
I had confessed I'd confessed
you had confessed you'd confessed
he/she/it had confessed he/she/it'd confessed
we had confessed we'd confessed
they had confessed they'd confessed
you had confessed you'd confessed
I had not confessed I hadn't confessed
you had not confessed you hadn't confessed
he/she/it had not confessed he/she/it hadn't confessed
we had not confessed we hadn't confessed
they had not confessed they hadn't confessed
you had not confessed you hadn't confessed
Future
I will have confessed I'll have confessed
you will have confessed you'll have confessed
he/she/it will have confessed he/she/it'll have confessed
we will have confessed we'll have confessed
they will have confessed they'll have confessed
you will have confessed you'll have confessed
I will not have confessed I won't have confessed
you will not have confessed you won't have confessed
he/she/it will not have confessed he/she/it won't have confessed
we will not have confessed we won't have confessed
they will not have confessed they won't have confessed
you will not have confessed you won't have confessed

Continuous

Present
I am confessing I'm confessing
you are confessing you're confessing
he/she/it is confessing he/she/it's confessing
we are confessing we're confessing
they are confessing they're confessing
you are confessing you're confessing
I am not confessing I'm not confessing
you are not confessing you aren't confessing
he/she/it is not confessing he/she/it isn't confessing
we are not confessing we aren't confessing
they are not confessing they aren't confessing
you are not confessing you aren't confessing
Past
I was confessing I was confessing
you were confessing you were confessing
he/she/it was confessing he/she/it was confessing
we were confessing we were confessing
they were confessing they were confessing
you were confessing you were confessing
I was not confessing I wasn't confessing
you were not confessing you weren't confessing
he/she/it was not confessing he/she/it wasn't confessing
we were not confessing we weren't confessing
they were not confessing they weren't confessing
you were not confessing you weren't confessing
Future
I will be confessing I'll be confessing
you will be confessing you'll be confessing
he/she/it will be confessing he/she/it'll be confessing
we will be confessing we'll be confessing
they will be confessing they'll be confessing
you will be confessing you'll be confessing
I will not be confessing I won't be confessing
you will not be confessing you won't be confessing
he/she/it will not be confessing he/she/it won't be confessing
we will not be confessing we won't be confessing
they will not be confessing they won't be confessing
you will not be confessing you won't be confessing

Continuous Perfect

Present
I have been confessing I've been confessing
you have been confessing you've been confessing
he/she/it has been confessing he/she/it's been confessing
we have been confessing we've been confessing
they have been confessing they've been confessing
you have been confessing you've been confessing
I have not been confessing I haven't been confessing
you have not been confessing you haven't been confessing
he/she/it has not been confessing he/she/it hasn't been confessing
we have not been confessing we haven't been confessing
they have not been confessing they haven't been confessing
you have not been confessing you haven't been confessing
Past
I had been confessing I'd been confessing
you had been confessing you'd been confessing
he/she/it had been confessing he/she/it'd been confessing
we had been confessing we'd been confessing
they had been confessing they'd been confessing
you had been confessing you'd been confessing
I had not been confessing I hadn't been confessing
you had not been confessing you hadn't been confessing
he/she/it had not been confessing he/she/it hadn't been confessing
we had not been confessing we hadn't been confessing
they had not been confessing they hadn't been confessing
you had not been confessing you hadn't been confessing
Future
I will have been confessing I'll have been confessing
you will have been confessing you'll have been confessing
he/she/it will have been confessing he/she/it'll have been confessing
we will have been confessing we'll have been confessing
they will have been confessing they'll have been confessing
you will have been confessing you'll have been confessing
I will not have been confessing I won't have been confessing
you will not have been confessing you won't have been confessing
he/she/it will not have been confessing he/she/it won't have been confessing
we will not have been confessing we won't have been confessing
they will not have been confessing they won't have been confessing
you will not have been confessing you won't have been confessing

Conditional

Present
I would confess I would confess
you would confess you would confess
he/she/it would confess he/she/it would confess
we would confess we would confess
they would confess they would confess
you would confess you would confess
I would not confess I wouldn't confess
you would not confess you wouldn't confess
he/she/it would not confess he/she/it wouldn't confess
we would not confess we wouldn't confess
they would not confess they wouldn't confess
you would not confess you wouldn't confess
Perfect
I would have confessed I would've confessed
you would have confessed you would've confessed
he/she/it would have confessed he/she/it would've confessed
we would have confessed we would've confessed
they would have confessed they would've confessed
you would have confessed you would've confessed
I would not have confessed I wouldn't have confessed
you would not have confessed you wouldn't have confessed
he/she/it would not have confessed he/she/it wouldn't have confessed
we would not have confessed we wouldn't have confessed
they would not have confessed they wouldn't have confessed
you would not have confessed you wouldn't have confessed

Imperative

(you) confess (you) confess
(we) let's confess (we) let's confess
(you) confess (you) confess
(you) do not confess (you) don't confess
(we) let's not confess (we) let's not confess
(you) do not confess (you) don't confess

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