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confidentadjective

uk   /ˈkɒn.fɪ.dənt/  us   /ˈkɑːn-/
B1 having ​confidence: Be a ​bit more confident in yourself! They don't ​sound confident about the ​future of the ​industry. I'm confident of his ​skills as a ​manager. [+ that] Are you confident that enough ​people will ​attend the ​event? It was a confident ​performance.

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confidently
adverb uk   us   /-li/
B2 Try to ​act confidently, ​even if you ​feelnervous.
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