An example of confident is the way an expert public speaker feels going before a crowd.
Was confident that the venture would be profitable.
A confident driver.
- Assured; certain.confident of victory.
- Sure of oneself; self-confident; bold.A confident manner.
Origin of confident
- Latin cōnfīdēns cōnfīdent- present participle of cōnfīdere to rely on confide
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition