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"profess" Meaning in English

1. admit (to a wrongdoing)
Part of speech : verb
Synonyms
2. state insincerely
Part of speech : verb
Example : They professed innocence but later admitted their guilt.
Synonyms
3. confess one's faith in, or allegiance to
Part of speech : verb
Example : The terrorists professed allegiance to their country
4. practice as a profession, teach, or claim to be knowledgeable about
Part of speech : verb
Example : They profess organic chemistry.
5. take vows, as in religious order
Part of speech : verb
Example : I professed myself as a nun.
6. receive into a religious order or congregation
Part of speech : verb
7. state freely
Part of speech : verb
Example : I professed to my students that I am not generous when it comes to giving good grades.

Translation for "profess"

profess meaning in Spanish : profesar
  • profess meaning in German : bekennen
  • profess meaning in Russian : исповедовать
  • profess meaning in Portuguese : professar
  • profess meaning in Chinese : 宣称
  • profess meaning in Japanese : 教授
  • profess meaning in Tamil : நடி
  • profess meaning in Arabic : صرح
  • profess meaning in Turkish : açıkça söylemek
  • profess meaning in Hindi : ढोंग करना
  • profess meaning in Telugu : మతాన్ని
  • profess meaning in French : professer
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