|Origin:||confidere, from com- ( COM-) + fidere 'to trust'|
to tell someone you trust about personal things that you do not want other people to know
confide to somebody that
He confided to his friends that he didn't have much hope for his marriage.
to give something you value to someone you trust so they look after it for you
confide something to somebody
He confided his money to his brother's safekeeping.
confide in somebodyphrasal verb
I've never felt able to confide in my sister.