What does confident mean?

Definitions for confident
ˈkɒn fɪ dəntcon·fi·dent

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. confident(adj)

    having or marked by confidence or assurance

    "a confident speaker"; "a confident reply"; "his manner is more confident these days"; "confident of fulfillment"

  2. convinced(p), positive(p), confident(p)(adj)

    persuaded of; very sure

    "were convinced that it would be to their advantage to join"; "I am positive he is lying"; "was confident he would win"

  3. confident, surefooted, sure-footed(adj)

    not liable to error in judgment or action

    "most surefooted of the statesmen who dealt with the depression"- Walter Lippman; "demonstrates a surefooted storytelling talent"- Michiko Kakutani

Wiktionary

  1. confident(Adjective)

    being very sure of or positive about something

    I'm pretty confident that she's not lying, she's acting normally.

    Etymology: From confidens, present participle of confidere; see confide.

  2. confident(Adjective)

    self-confident

    I was impressed by this confidence at such a young age.

    Etymology: From confidens, present participle of confidere; see confide.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Confident(noun)

    see Confidant

Editors Contribution

  1. confident

    Certain of our ability and power.

    We are confident we succeed together.

    Submitted by MaryC on January 26, 2020  
  2. confident

    To feel, know and understand our worth, beauty, love and qualities.

    Its a joy to see a confident person, brings joy to the soul.

    Submitted by MaryC on August 14, 2020  
  3. confident

    Trust in our ability and power.

    We are confident we succeed together.

    Submitted by MaryC on January 26, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'confident' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3161

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'confident' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2662

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'confident' in Adjectives Frequency: #417

How to pronounce confident?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say confident in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of confident in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of confident in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of confident in a Sentence

  1. Martha Stewart:

    I am confident that Marquee's business values, sophisticated digital expertise and international relationships will drive continued growth and position the Martha Stewart brand well for the future.

  2. David Farrell:

    We want to ensure it has liquidity and that people are confident in its ability to perform.

  3. Meghan Trainor:

    Just recently I was thinking, 'I'm confident now, and I look good,' and that's because I've started saying those words out loud more, so now when I see pictures, I'm like, 'Oh my God, why would I hate myself at all? I look incredible in that picture!'.

  4. Li Hui:

    We are confident (about the project) as it has taken into considerations interests from all parties and the refinery will benefit the local people as well as the economic development of the country.

  5. Rob Wainwright:

    I'm not entirely confident, that's because we have a fragmented intelligence picture of precisely who is involved and where they are.

Images & Illustrations of confident

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