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Engelsk navneord: confidence

1. confidence (om erkendelse) freedom from doubt; belief in yourself and your abilities


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHis assurance in his superiority did not make him popular.
After that failure he lost his confidence.
She spoke with authority.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)assurance, authority, self-assurance, self-confidence, sureness


Mindre specifikke termercertainty


Kendetegnercertain, incertain, sure, uncertain, unsure

2. confidence (om fornemmelse) a feeling of trust (in someone or something)


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningI have confidence in our team.
Confidence is always borrowed, never owned.


Mindre specifikke termersecurity


Kendetegnerconfident, diffident, shy, timid, unsure


Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)diffidence, self-distrust, self-doubt

3. confidence (om tilstand) a state of confident hopefulness that events will be favorable


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningPublic confidence in the economy.


Mindre specifikke termerhopefulness

4. confidence (om tilstand) a trustful relationship


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe took me into his confidence.
He betrayed their trust.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)trust


Mindre specifikke termerfriendly relationship, friendship

5. confidence (om kommunikation) a secret that is confided or entrusted to another


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningEveryone trusted him with their confidences.
The priest could not reveal her confidences.


Mindre specifikke termersecret









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