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Definition of shriven (Meaning of shriven)
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Shrive Shrive, v. t. [imp. {Shrived}or {Shrove}; p. p.
	     {Shriven}or {Shrived}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Shriving}.] [OE.
	     shriven, schriven, AS. scr[=i]van to shrive, to impose
	     penance or punishment; akin to OFries. skr[=i]va to impose
	     punishment; cf. OS. biskr[=i]ban to be troubled. Cf.
	     {Shrift}, {Shrovetide}.]
	     1. To hear or receive the confession of; to administer
	        confession and absolution to; -- said of a priest as the
	        agent.
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	              That they should shrive their parishioners. --Piers
	                                                    Plowman.
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	              Doubtless he shrives this woman, . . .
	              Else ne'er could he so long protract his speech.
	                                                    --Shak.
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	              Till my guilty soul be shriven.       --Longfellow.
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	     2. To confess, and receive absolution; -- used reflexively.
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	              Get you to the church and shrive yourself. --Beau. &
	                                                    Fl.
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	  Shriven Shriv"en,
	     p. p. of {Shrive}.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.44
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