English noun: sureness
|1.||sureness (cognition) freedom from doubt; belief in yourself and your abilities|
|Samples||His assurance in his superiority did not make him popular.|
After that failure he lost his confidence.
She spoke with authority.
|Synonyms||assurance, authority, confidence, self-assurance, self-confidence|
|Attribute||certain, incertain, sure, uncertain, unsure|
|2.||sureness (attribute) the quality of being steady and unfailing|
|Samples||Sureness of hand.|
|Broader (hypernym)||firmness, steadiness|