reveal in private; tell confidentially
entrust, intrust, trust, confide, commit(verb)
confer a trust upon
"The messenger was entrusted with the general's secret"; "I commit my soul to God"
To trust, have faith (in).
To entrust (something) to the responsibility of someone.
I confide this mission to you alone.
To take (someone) into one's confidence, to speak in secret with. ( + in)
I could no longer keep this secret alone; I decided to confide in my brother.
To say (something) in confidence.
Origin: From confido, from con- + fido; see faith, fidelity.
to put faith (in); to repose confidence; to trust; -- usually followed by in; as, the prince confides in his ministers
to intrust; to give in charge; to commit to one's keeping; -- followed by to
Origin: [L. confidere; con- + fidere to trust. See Faith, and cf. Affiance.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
kon-fīd′, v.i. to trust wholly or have faith (with in): to rely.—v.t. to entrust, or commit to the charge of.—ns. Confidant′, one confided in or entrusted with secrets: a bosom-friend:—fem. Confidante′; Con′fidence, firm trust or belief: faith: self-reliance: firmness: boldness: presumption; Con′fidency.—adj. Con′fident, trusting firmly: having full belief: positive: bold.—n. a confidential friend.—adj. Confiden′tial, (given) in confidence: admitted to confidence: private.—advs. Confiden′tially; Con′fidently.—n. Confid′er, one who confides.—adj. Confid′ing, trustful.—adv. Confid′ingly.—n. Confid′ingness.—Confidence trick, a swindler's trick, whereby a person is induced to hand over money as a mark of confidence in the swindler; Confidant person, in Scots law, a confidential person, partner, agent, &c. [L. confidĕre—con, sig. completeness, and fidĕre, to trust.]
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The numerical value of confide in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of confide in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
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