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Synonyms of 'confident'

(adjective) 
Definition
having or showing certainty
I am confident that everything will come out right in time.
Synonyms
certain
She's absolutely certain she's going to make it as a singer.
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sure
She was no longer sure how she felt about him.
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convinced
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positive
I'm positive she said she'd be here.
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secure
She felt secure and protected when she was with him.
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satisfied
People must be satisfied that the treatment is safe.
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counting on
Opposites
(adjective) 
Definition
sure of oneself
In time he became more confident and relaxed.
Synonyms
self-assured
He's a self-assured negotiator.
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assured
He was much more assured than in recent appearances.
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bold
Some young people may seem bold and confident, but inside they are very fragile.
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assertive
an assertive style of management
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self-confident
She'd blossomed into a self-confident young woman.
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self-possessed
She is the most articulate and self-possessed member of her family.
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sure of yourself
I'd never seen him like this, so sure of himself, so in command.
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can-do (informal)
Opposites
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self-doubting
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lacking confidence
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Additional synonyms

in the sense of assertive
Definition
confident and direct in dealing with others
an assertive style of management
Synonyms
can-do (informal),
feisty (informal),
pushy (informal),
in-your-face (British, slang),
carnivorous (informal)
in the sense of assured
Definition
confident or self-assured
He was much more assured than in recent appearances.
in the sense of bold
Definition
immodest or impudent
Some young people may seem bold and confident, but inside they are very fragile.
Synonyms
fresh (informal),
feisty (informal),
pushy (informal),
in-your-face (slang),
sassy (informal),
barefaced,

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