having or marked by confidence or assurance
"a confident speaker"; "a confident reply"; "his manner is more confident these days"; "confident of fulfillment"
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"
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
being very sure of or positive about something
I'm pretty confident that she's not lying, she's acting normally.
I was impressed by this confidence at such a young age.
Origin: From confidens, present participle of confidere; see confide.
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Rank popularity for the word 'confident' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3161
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'confident' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2662
Rank popularity for the word 'confident' in Adjectives Frequency: #417
The numerical value of confident in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of confident in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
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- واثق, واثقةArabic
- уверен, сигуренBulgarian
- confiatCatalan, Valencian
- zuversichtlich, sicherGerman
- اعتماد به نفسPersian
- luottavainen, itsevarmaFinnish
- assuré, sûr, confiantFrench
- cinnteach, deimhinn, misneachailScottish Gaelic
- בטוח, בטוחהHebrew
- fiducioso, sicuroItalian
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