Word of the Day: Confidant/Confident

confidant

con-fi-dant  /  kŏn-fĭ-dănt, –dänt

 

noun

one to whom secrets or private matters are entrusted

Wise men have but few confidants, and cunning ones none.  Josh Billings, 1818 – 1885

 

 

 

confident

con-fi-dent  /  kŏn-fĭ-dənt

 

adjective

having or showing self-confidence; self-assured

Act confident, even when you’re not.  Larry Ellison, 1944 –

 

having or showing assurance; having no doubt; certain

If you are confident you have done everything possible to prepare yourself, then there is nothing to fear.

Michael Jordan, 1963 –