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self-assurance Syllabification: self-as·sur·ance
Pronunciation: /ˈˌself əˈSHo͝orəns/

Definition of self-assurance in English:


Confidence in one’s own abilities or character.
Example sentences
  • In all the pictures, she's got a striking air of confidence and self-assurance about her.
  • Their confidence and self-assurance is indeed palpable, as is their ability to express themselves uninhibitedly.
  • He plays the role with a mixture of sadness and self-assurance that makes his character the most memorable in the picture.
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