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self-confidence Line breaks: self-confidence
Pronunciation: /ˌsɛlfˈkɒnfɪd(ə)ns/

Definition of self-confidence in English:


[mass noun]
A feeling of trust in one’s abilities, qualities, and judgement: I feel terribly tired and completely lacking in self-confidence
More example sentences
  • His charm, poise and self-confidence are, right from the start, extremely sinister.
  • The sad outcome of this nonsense is that the boy's morale and self-confidence will be damaged.
  • The whole composition exudes a bold, reckless and extravagant self-confidence.
morale, confidence, self-assurance, belief in oneself, positiveness, assertiveness, assurance, self-reliance, self-possession, composure, nerve, poise, presence, aplomb
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