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Motherhood gave her confidence.
The more he fails, the more he loses confidence in his abilities.
He would lack the confidence to find a job elsewhere.
You should have more confidence in your own abilities.
He's a nice boy, but he doesn't have much confidence.
Public confidence in the police is at an all-time low.
I have complete confidence in our chairman.
As has already been suggested, their record does not inspire confidence.
Many businesses have lost confidence in the government's ability to handle the economy.
We must work to restore local confidence in the school.
I can say with confidence that all our targets have now been met.
I have complete confidence in these statistics.
He expressed his confidence that the project would be a success.
This is the American English definition of confidence. View British English definition of confidence.
a part of an atom that moves around the nucleus (=centre) and has a negative electrical charge
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