What does confident mean?

Definitions for confident
ˈkɒn fɪ dəntcon·fi·dent

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. confidentadjective

    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)adjective

    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-footedadjective

    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. confidentadjective

    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. confidentadjective

    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. Confidentnoun

    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

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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. Candice Broce:

    Despite today's outcome, we remain confident in our position. We will continue to fight for the unborn and work to ensure that all Georgians have the opportunity to live, grow, and prosper.

  2. Seth Harris:

    The issues and opportunities facing the fantasy sports industry can be best addressed through an independent agency supported by the industry and its members, we are confident that an independent control agency can prevent any unethical, dishonest, or unfair behavior.

  3. Scott Leemon:

    These allegations are a bunch of bull and I am confident he will be vindicated.

  4. Zhang Chunxian:

    We are confident that we can fix it.

  5. Mark Lebovitch:

    We are confident that no court of equity would let Vista and Goldman enjoy windfalls on account of a reckless share count error while Tibco's shareholders needlessly suffer the loss of $100 million of the value of their company.

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