confident confident  /ˈkɑn fə dənt/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) having or marked by confidence or assurance
  2. (adj) persuaded of; very sure
  3. (adj) not liable to error in judgment or action

News

  1. RSL confident in Carlos Salcedo at center back

    RSL confident in Carlos Salcedo at center back by Aaron Falk The Salt Lake Tribune Published Jun 21, 2013 09:49PM MDT Sandy • Kwame Watson-Siriboe is recovering from surgery. Chris Schuler limped around Friday’s training with a boot on his left foot. So against the Seattle Sounders on Saturday, it could very well be up to Carlos Salcedo to try to slow down some dangerous mixture of Eddie Johnson ...
    on June 22, 2013     Source: The Salt Lake Tribune

  2. Cricket-Clarke confident of returning to action against Somerset

    June 21 (Reuters) - Australia captain Michael Clarke is confident he will recover from a back injury in time to play in their first warm-up match for the Ashes series. The recurring problem forced Clarke to miss the Champions Trophy and led to speculation that Australia's most prolific run-scorer in recent times could miss some of the five-test Ashes series in England, which starts at Trent ...
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! Sports

  3. SoftBank confident Sprint deal will close in July

    By Mari Saito TOKYO (Reuters) - SoftBank Corp CEO Masayoshi Son said on Friday he was confident his company's acquisition of Sprint Nextel Corp will be completed in early July after rival bidder Dish Network Corp failed to make a counter move this week. SoftBank, a Japanese mobile network operator, is heading into the home stretch as it tries to push through Japan's biggest ever acquisition ...
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  1. But, in a statement, he said: "David Johnston represents the best of Canada. He represents hard work, dedication, public service and humility. I am confident he will continue to embody these traits in his new role as the Crown's representative in...
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Stephen Harper Source: Globe and Mail

  2. "Totally comfortable, totally confident," he said. "And my leadership qualities will uplift all of us."
    on Jul 5, 2010 By: Amare Stoudemire Source: New York Times

  3. "Steroids have sullied the game, and players and the owners must take the Mitchell report seriously; I'm confident they will," Bush said. "And my hope is that this report is a part of putting the 'steroid era' of baseball behind us."
    on Dec 14, 2007 By: President Bush Source: CNN

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