US: /ˈkɑnfədənt/
UK: /kˈɒnfɪdənt/

English Vietnamese dictionary

confident /'kɔnfidənt/
  • tính từ
    • tin chắc, chắc chắn
      • to be confident of sencess: tin chắc là thành công
    • tự tin
    • tin tưởng, tin cậy
      • a confident smile: nụ cười tin tưởng
    • liều, liều lĩnh
    • trơ tráo, mặt dạn mày dày; láo xược
    • danh từ
      • người tâm phúc, người tri kỷ

    Advanced English dictionary

    + adjective
    1 feeling sure about your own ability to do things and be successful: She was in a relaxed, confident mood. + Beneath his confident and charming exterior, lurked a mass of insecurities. + The teacher wants the children to feel confident about asking questions when they don't understand.
    See also - SELF-CONFIDENT
    2 ~ of sth
    ~ that ... feeling certain that sth will happen in the way that you want or expect: I'm confident that you will get the job. + The team feels confident of winning. + She was quietly confident that everything would go as planned.
    confidently adverb: Carla smiled confidently at the cameras.

    Thesaurus dictionary

    1 secure, sure, certain, assured, positive, convinced:
    I feel confident that we shall get the contract.
    2 self-confident, self-assured, self-possessed, reliant, self-reliant, dauntless, bold, cool, cocksure, fearless, courageous, Colloq cocky:
    He strode into the room with a confident air.

    Collocation dictionary


    appear, be, feel, look, seem, sound | become, get, grow
    He's got more confident as he's got older. She gradually grew more confident.
    | remain | make sb
    Going to university has made her more confident.


    extremely, really, remarkably, very | absolutely, completely, entirely, fully, perfectly, supremely, totally | increasingly | fairly, pretty, quite, reasonably | calmly, quietly, serenely
    He came out of the interview feeling quietly confident. She sauntered onto the set, looking serenely confident.
    | cautiously | socially
    You get young people who appear to be socially confident, but inside they are a bundle of neuroses.


    We are confident about the future.
    | of
    I'm fully confident of winning the title.

    Concise English dictionary

    +having or marked by confidence or assurance
    +persuaded of; very sure
    +not liable to error in judgment or action