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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Confident  \Con"fi*dent\,  n. 
  See  {Confidant}.  --South.  Dryden. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  confident 
  adj  1:  having  or  marked  by  confidence  or  assurance;  "a  confident 
  speaker";  "a  confident  reply";  "his  manner  is  more 
  confident  these  days";  "confident  of  fulfillment" 
  [ant:  {unconfident}] 
  2:  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"  [syn:  {convinced(p)},  {positive(p)}, 
  {confident(p)}] 
  3:  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  [syn:  {surefooted}] 




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