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Definitions and Synonyms of self-confidence | Another word for self-confidence | What is self-confidence?

Definition 1: freedom from doubt; belief in yourself and your abilities - [noun denoting cognition]

Samples where self-confidence or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • his assurance in his superiority did not make him popular
  • after that failure he lost his confidence
  • she spoke with authority

Synonyms for self-confidence in the sense of this definition

(self-confidence is a kind of ...) the state of being certain

"his certainty reassured the others"

(... are attributes of self-confidence) having or feeling no doubt or uncertainty; confident and assured

"felt certain of success" "was sure (or certain) she had seen it" "was very sure in his beliefs" "sure of her friends"

(... are attributes of self-confidence) lacking or indicating lack of confidence or assurance

"uncertain of his convictions" "unsure of himself and his future" "moving with uncertain (or unsure) steps" "an uncertain smile" "touched the ornaments with uncertain fingers"

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