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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 rarely confide in those who are better than we are.
Albert Camus

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

Write books only if you are going to say in them the things you would never dare confide to anyone.
Emile M. Cioran
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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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