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confident

adjective
 
 
/ˈkɒnfɪdənt/
ABILITY B1 certain about your ability to do things well: a confident grin He feels confident of winning.Confidence and self-assuranceShowing arrogance and conceit
CERTAIN B2 being certain that something will happen: [+ (that)] Doctors are confident that she'll recover.CertaintyConfidence and self-assurance
confidently adverb →  See also self-confident
(Definition of confident from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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