shrift

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The act of going to or hearing a religious confession
Forgiveness given by a priest after confession; remission

Friar:) Be plain, good son, and homely in thy drift. / Riddling confession finds but riddling shrift.

Confession to a priest
{n} a confession of sins made to a priest
Forgiveness given by a priest after confession
Confession made to a priest, and the absolution consequent upon it
The act of shriving
{i} (Archaic) confession of one's sins to a priest; penance assigned by a priest after a confession of sins; absolution granted by a priest after confession and repentance
the act of being shriven
If someone or something gets short shrift, they are paid very little attention. The idea has been given short shrift by philosophers. get/be given short shrift short (15)
short shrift
A quick rejection, especially one which is impolite and undertaken without proper consideration

The bank gave me the short shrift when I applied for a loan.

short shrift
(deyim) (archaic) little time between condemnation and execution or punishment
short shrift
(deyim) rapid and unsympathetic dismissal; curt treatment
short shrift
brief and unsympathetic treatment
short shrift
a brief and unsympathetic rejection; "they made short shrift of my request"
short shrift
brief and unsympathetic treatment a brief and unsympathetic rejection; "they made short shrift of my request
short shrift
brief time for confession or absolution given to a condemned prisoner before his execution; lack of attention or consideration in dealing with a person or matter
give short shrift
treat without consideration, deal rudely with
in shrift
in confession (to a priest)
make short shrift of
get rid of quickly, destroy rapidly
shrift

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    Etimoloji

    [ 'shrift, esp Southern ' ] (noun.) before 12th century. Middle English, from Old English scrift, from scrIfan to shrive; more at SHRIVE.

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