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self-assured

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Pronunciation: /ˌsɛlfəˈʃɔːd
 
, ˌsɛlfəˈʃʊəd
 
/

Definition of self-assured in English:

adjective

Confident in one’s own abilities or character: a self-assured 16-year-old
More example sentences
  • The competition was just incredibly tough, as one after another we met 25 confident and self-assured young women.
  • She's beautiful and confident and self-assured, and when can I start voting for her already?
  • Al was calm and self-assured, and Sam could see that confidence rubbing off on Beckett.
Synonyms
self-confident, confident, believing in oneself, positive, assertive, assured, authoritative, commanding, self-reliant, self-possessed, composed, poised

Derivatives

self-assuredly

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adverb
Example sentences
  • This long-overdue debut from a born writer is a remarkably honest and disturbing book, which self-assuredly combines raw earthiness with dreamlike poetry.
  • ‘History has proven that you get greater returns from investing in the equity market,’ he said self-assuredly.
  • It's the most self-assuredly stylistic film from the most self-assured director around.

Words that rhyme with self-assured

gourd, Lourdes, uncured, uninsured, unobscured, unsecured

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