Definition for CON'FI-DENT


  1. Having full belief; trusting; relying; fully assured; as, the troops rush on, confident of success. I am confident that much may be done toward the improvement of philosophy. – Boyle.
  2. Positive; dogmatical; as, a confident talker.
  3. Trusting; without suspicion. Rome, be as just and gracious unto me, / As I am confident and kind to thee. – Shak.
  4. Bold to a vice; having an excess of assurance. The fool rageth and is confident. Prov. xiv.

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