We are placing our confidence in you to get the job done.
An example of confidence is the belief that the sun will rise tomorrow morning.
An example of confidence is a student feeling positive and prepared for a test they are about to take.
An example of confidence is a friend telling you they are pregnant before telling anyone else.
A confidence scheme; a confidence trickster.
Take me into your confidence.
I took them into my confidence.
Told in strict confidence.
A friend does not betray confidences.
I am telling you this in strict confidence.
I have every confidence that we can find a solution.
The engineers determined with confidence that the ship could withstand heavy seas.
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Origin of confidence
- From Middle French confidence, from Latin confidentia > confidere > con- + fidere > fides