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To admit you are wrong or have done something wrong

admit

verb

to say that you have done something wrong or illegal

confess

verb

to admit that you have done something wrong

own up

to admit that you have done something bad or embarrassing

take back

to admit that something you said to or about someone was wrong

make a clean breast of something

to tell the truth about something wrong that you have done so that you can stop feeling guilty about it

eat your words

to admit that you were wrong about something

eat humble pie

to admit that you were wrong about something

eat crow

to admit that you were wrong about something

confess

verb

to admit that you have committed a crime

fess up

to admit that something is true or that you have done something wrong

dark pool

a method of financial trading in which share prices are hidden and not openly available to the public

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money, food, or clothes given to poor people

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