[kuh n-fit-ee-awr] /kənˈfɪt iˌɔr/
noun, Roman Catholic Church.
a prayer in the form of a general confession said at the beginning of the Mass and on certain other occasions.
(RC Church) a prayer consisting of a general confession of sinfulness and an entreaty for forgiveness
[kon-fi-choo r] /ˈkɒn fɪˌtʃʊər/ noun 1. a confection; a preserve, as of fruit. /ˈkɒnfɪˌtjʊə/ noun 1. a confection, preserve of fruit, etc
[kuh n-fley-gruh nt] /kənˈfleɪ grənt/ adjective 1. blazing; burning; on fire. /kənˈfleɪɡrənt/ adjective 1. (rare) burning fiercely
v. 1650s, “to catch fire,” from Latin conflagrat-, past participle stem of conflagrare (see conflagration). Meaning “to set on fire” is from 1835.
[kon-fluh-grey-shuh n] /ˌkɒn fləˈgreɪ ʃən/ noun 1. a destructive fire, usually an extensive one. /ˌkɒnfləˈɡreɪʃən/ noun 1. a large destructive fire n. 1550s, from Middle French conflagration (16c.) or directly from Latin conflagrationem (nominative conflagratio), present participle of conflagrare “to burn up,” from com-, intensive prefix (see com-), + flagrare “to burn” (see flagrant).
[kuh n-fleyt] /kənˈfleɪt/ verb (used with object), conflated, conflating. 1. to fuse into one entity; merge: to conflate dissenting voices into one protest. /kənˈfleɪt/ verb 1. (transitive) to combine or blend (two things, esp two versions of a text) so as to form a whole v. 1540s, from Latin conflat-, past participle stem of conflare […]