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Another word for confidence

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Noun
  1. Absolute certainty in the trustworthiness of another

    See also:

    belief

  2. A firm belief in one's own powers

    See also:

    belief

    attitude

  3. The fact or condition of being without doubt

    See also:

    certain

Another word for confidence

Synonym Study

  • Aplomb refers, usually in a favorable sense, to an evident assurance of manner manifesting self-possession she stood her ground with admirable aplomb See also syn. study at belief.
  • Self-possession suggests that presence of mind which results from the ability to control one's feelings and behavior
  • Assurance , in this connection, suggests an even stronger belief in one's ability, but in an unfavorable sense, it may connote (as may, occasionally, confidence ) conceited or arrogant self-sufficiency
  • shy and lacking in self-confidence
  • Confidence , in this comparison, implies belief in one's own abilities, or, esp. in the form self-confidence , reliance on one's own powers he has confidence he will succeed