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Definition of Confide


  1. To put faith (in); to repose confidence; to trust; -- usually followed by in; as, the prince confides in his ministers.
  2. To intrust; to give in charge; to commit to one's keeping; -- followed by to.

Confide Quotations

A friend should be one in whose understanding and virtue we can equally confide, and whose opinion we can value at once for its justness and its sincerity.
Robert Hall

The promises of this world are, for the most part, vain phantoms; and to confide in one's self, and become something of worth and value is the best and safest course.

We need to have intimate, enduring bonds; we need to be able to confide; we need to feel that we belong; we need to be able to get support, and just as important for happiness, to give support. We need many kinds of relationships; for one thing, we need friends.
Gretchen Rubin

Be able to confide your innermost secrets to your mother and your innermost fears to your father.
Marilyn vos Savant

I think it is a good thing to have woman friends at every stage of life. We confide in each other, we support each other, we understand each other most of the time. Of course, sometimes we are competitive or angry or distant, too. But I do think it is important not to let the main friendships slip away in the sweep of the days.
Anne Roiphe
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Confide Translations

confide in Afrikaans is vertrouwe stel in
confide in Dutch is toevertrouwen, vertrouwen
confide in Finnish is luottaa
confide in French is confions, confier, confiez, confient
confide in German is vertrauen, vertrauen, anvertrauen
confide in Norwegian is betro
confide in Spanish is confiar
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