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Definition of Confidence

Confidence

  1. The act of confiding, trusting, or putting faith in; trust; reliance; belief; -- formerly followed by of, now commonly by in.
  2. That in which faith is put or reliance had.
  3. The state of mind characterized by one's reliance on himself, or his circumstances; a feeling of self-sufficiency; such assurance as leads to a feeling of security; self-reliance; -- often with self prefixed.
  4. Private conversation; (pl.) secrets shared; as, there were confidences between them.
  5. Trustful; without fear or suspicion; frank; unreserved.
  6. Having self-reliance; bold; undaunted.
  7. Having an excess of assurance; bold to a fault; dogmatical; impudent; presumptuous.
  8. Giving occasion for confidence.
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Confidence Translations

confidence in Afrikaans is vertroue
confidence in Danish is tillid
confidence in Dutch is fiducie, vertrouwen, geloof
confidence in French is confidence, confiance, foi
confidence in German is Zuversicht, vertrauen, vertrauen
confidence in Italian is fiducia, confidenza
confidence in Latin is fides, fiducia
confidence in Spanish is confianza
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