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self-confident

adjective
     
self-confident
sure that you can do things well, that people like you etc [≠ shy]
self-confidently adverb
self-confidence noun [uncountable]
WORD FOCUS: confident WORD FOCUS: confident
confident about your abilities: confident, self-confident, sure of yourself, assured, poised

too confident: overconfident, cocky, brash

not confident: lack confidence, be insecure, be unsure of yourself


See also
confident

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