Meaning of “confidant” in the English Dictionary

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"confidant" in British English

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confidantnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈkɒn.fɪ.dænt/ us /ˈkɑːn.fə.dænt/ female also confidante

a person you trust and share your feelings and secrets with:

a close confidant

(Definition of “confidant” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"confidant" in American English

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confidantnoun [ C ]

us /ˈkɑn·fəˌdænt, -ˌdɑnt/

a person with whom you can share your feelings and secrets:

Her brother is her closest confidant.

(Definition of “confidant” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)