Un-bosom

unbosom

[uhn-booz-uhm, -boo-zuhm]
verb (used with object)
1.
to disclose (a confidence, secret, etc.).
verb (used without object)
2.
to disclose one's thoughts, feelings, or the like, especially in confidence.
Idioms
3.
unbosom oneself, to disclose one's thoughts, feelings, etc., to another person; confide one's private affairs: He unbosomed himself to a complete stranger.

Origin:
1580–90; un-2 + bosom (v.)

unbosomer, noun
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unbosom (ʌnˈbʊzəm)
 
vb
(tr) to relieve (oneself) of (secrets, etc) by telling someone
 
[C16: from un-² + bosom (in the sense: seat of the emotions); compare Dutch ontboezemen]
 
un'bosomer
 
n

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