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self-confidentadjective

uk   /ˌselfˈkɒn.fɪ.dənt/ us   /ˌselfˈkɑːn.fə.dənt/ approving
B2 behaving calmly because you have no doubts about your ability or knowledge: At school he was popular and self-confident, and we weren't surprised at his later success.
self-confidence
noun [U] uk   /ˌselfˈkɒn.fɪ.dəns/ us   /ˌselfˈkɑːn.fə.dəns/
self-confidently
adverb uk   /ˌselfˈkɒn.fɪ.dənt.li/ us   /ˌselfˈkɑːn.fə.dənt.li/
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"self-confident" in American English

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self-confidentadjective

us   /ˌselfˈkɑn·fə·dənt/
certain that you can manage any situation by yourself: She’s one of the most self-confident young women I’ve ever met.
self-confidence
noun [U] us   /selfˈkɑn·fə·dəns/
the self-confidence of an experienced professional
(Definition of self-confident from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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