con·fi·dent /ˈkɑnfədənt, ˌdɛnt/
Con·fi·dent, n. See Confidant.
adj 1: having or marked by confidence or assurance; "a confident
speaker"; "a confident reply"; "his manner is more
confident these days"; "confident of fulfillment"
2: persuaded of; very sure; "were convinced that it would be to
their advantage to join"; "I am positive he is lying";
"was confident he would win" [syn: convinced(p), positive(p),
3: not liable to error in judgment or action; "most surefooted
of the statesmen who dealt with the depression"- Walter
Lippman; "demonstrates a surefooted storytelling talent"-
Michiko Kakutani [syn: surefooted]