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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Self-assured; bold; Sure that one has the ability to do things well or deal with situations successfully.

Usage examples (39)
  • She was confident she could pass the test without studying.
  • A confident speaker
  • On top, her expression confident, Sumi lowered her head.
  • But we remain confident these votes will be counted. for more
Tutoring comment
  • She was "confident" (sure of oneself or of something) that her "confidant" (one with whom secrets are shared) would not blab.
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