Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “confide in sb”

confide in sb

verb [I or T] uk phrasal verb with confide   /kənˈfaɪd/ us  
to share your feelings and secrets with someone because you trust them not to tell other people: She's nice, but I don't feel I can confide in her.Revealing secrets and becoming known
(Definition of confide in sb from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of confide in sb?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “confide in sb” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

bitter

a type of dark brown beer with a bitter taste

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More