sure that you can do things well, that people like you etc [≠ shy]
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 alsoconfident
Definition from the Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English Advanced Learner's Dictionary.
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