non-confident







non-confident


adjective

  1. having strong belief or full assurance; sure: confident of fulfillment.
  2. sure of oneself; having no uncertainty about one’s own abilities, correctness, successfulness, etc.; self-confident; bold: a confident speaker.
  3. excessively bold; presumptuous.
  4. Obsolete. trustful or confiding.

noun

  1. a confidant.

adjective

  1. (postpositive foll by of) having or showing confidence or certainty; sureconfident of success
  2. sure of oneself; bold
  3. presumptuous; excessively bold

adj.1570s, “self-reliant, sure of oneself,” from Middle French confident, from Latin confidentem (nominative confidens) “firmly trusting, reliant, self-confident, bold, daring,” present participle of confidere (see confidence). Related: Confidently.

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