Unbosomed
Unbosom Un*bos"om, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Unbosomed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Unbosoming}.] [1st pref. un- + bosom.] To disclose freely; to reveal in confidence, as secrets; to confess; -- often used reflexively; as, to unbosom one's self. --Milton. [1913 Webster]

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  • unbosom — verb /ʌnˈbʊz.əm,ˌʌnˈbʊz.əm/ a) To tell someone about ones troubles, and thus obtain relief. Watt was not the first to whom Mr Graves had unbosomed himself, in this connexion. For he had unbosomed himself to Arsene, many years before... b) To… …   Wiktionary

  • unbosom oneself — {v. phr.} To confess one s personal thoughts or feelings; disclose private information to a confidante. * /Once she was at home with her mother, she unbosomed herself of all her troubles./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • unbosom oneself — {v. phr.} To confess one s personal thoughts or feelings; disclose private information to a confidante. * /Once she was at home with her mother, she unbosomed herself of all her troubles./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • Unbosom — Un*bos om, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Unbosomed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Unbosoming}.] [1st pref. un + bosom.] To disclose freely; to reveal in confidence, as secrets; to confess; often used reflexively; as, to unbosom one s self. Milton. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Unbosoming — Unbosom Un*bos om, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Unbosomed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Unbosoming}.] [1st pref. un + bosom.] To disclose freely; to reveal in confidence, as secrets; to confess; often used reflexively; as, to unbosom one s self. Milton. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • unbosom — unbosomer, n. /un booz euhm, booh zeuhm/, v.t. 1. to disclose (a confidence, secret, etc.). v.i. 2. to disclose one s thoughts, feelings, or the like, esp. in confidence. 3. unbosom oneself, to disclose one s thoughts, feelings, etc., to another… …   Universalium

  • Synesius of Cyrene — • Bishop of Ptolomais, neo Platonist, date of birth uncertain; d. about 414 Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Synesius of Cyrene     Synesius of Cyrene      …   Catholic encyclopedia

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