confess vs deny: What's the difference?

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Which is correct: confess or deny

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confessverb

admit (to a wrongdoing)

confessverb

confess to a punishable or reprehensible deed, usually under pressure

confessverb

confess to God in the presence of a priest, as in the Catholic faith

denyverb

deny formally (an allegation of fact by the opposing party) in a legal suit

denyverb

deny oneself (something); restrain, especially from indulging in some pleasure

denyverb

refuse to let have

denyverb

declare untrue; contradict

denyverb

refuse to accept or believe

denyverb

refuse to grant, as of a petition or request

denyverb

refuse to recognize or acknowledge

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