Definitions for confidekənˈfaɪd
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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.]
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