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Confident and proud - thesaurus

Synonyms

confident

adjective

someone who is confident believes in their own abilities and so does not feel nervous or frightened

proud

adjective

feeling happy about your achievements, your possessions, or people who you are connected with

easy

adjective

an easy way of behaving shows that you are happy, confident, and not worried about anything

bold

adjective

confident and not afraid of people

forceful

adjective

confident and good at influencing people

assertive

adjective

behaving in a confident way in which you are quick to express your opinions and feelings

self-confident

adjective

feeling that you can do things well and that people respect you

self-assured

adjective

confident and relaxed because you are sure of your abilities

self-possessed

adjective

someone who is self-possessed behaves in a calm and confident way in difficult situations

extrovert

adjective

confident, lively, and happy in social situations

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(as) bold as brass

showing a lot of confidence, especially in a way that people think is rude or shocking

at ease

confident and relaxed

audacious

adjective

done with extreme confidence, despite difficulties, risks, or the negative attitudes of other people

breezily

adverb

in a lively and confident way that can seem careless

breezy

adjective

lively, confident, and informal

bright and breezy

lively and confident

buoyant

adjective

feeling happy and confident

can-do

adjective

keen to do difficult jobs and confident of success

decisive

adjective

able to make choices or decide what to do quickly and confidently

decisive

adjective

used about someone’s behaviour

dignified

adjective

someone who is dignified behaves in a calm way that people respect

dignified

adjective

used about people’s behaviour

dignified

adjective

used about places and events

easily

adverb

in a confident and relaxed way

forward

adjective

very confident and direct about saying what you think, in a way that is not socially suitable

glib

adjective

showing disapproval a glib person speaks easily and confidently. This word shows that you do not trust the person or what they are saying

grounded

adjective

confident and sensible, because you like yourself and you know what is important in life

have the honour of doing something

used for saying that you are proud to be able to do something

honoured

adjective

proud that you have been given special respect or a special opportunity

imperious

adjective

behaving in a proud and confident way that shows you expect to be obeyed

irrepressible

adjective

lively, confident, and impossible to control

jaunty

adjective

lively and confident

magisterial

adjective

confident and expecting to be obeyed and respected by people

nothing daunted

not made less confident or hopeful in any way

Olympian

adjective

like a god, for example in being calm and confident

on someone’s own ground

in a place or area of activity where someone feels confident and in control

overconfident

adjective

more confident than it is sensible to be, often in a way that is annoying

polished

adjective

confident and skilled at doing something

positively

adverb

in a confident or definite way

presidential

adjective

like a president, especially in seeming very confident and experienced

proud

adjective

used about things you are proud of

proud

adjective

a proud person does not like other people to help them or to think they are weak

raffish

adjective

mainly literary a raffish person behaves in a confident and sometimes slightly shocking way, but in a way that is also attractive

rakish

adjective

behaving and dressing in a way that is confident and slightly unusual, but attractive

sanguine

adjective

formal confident and hopeful about what might happen, especially in a difficult situation

sassy

adjective

mainly American lively and confident

secure

adjective

feeling confident and safe

smooth

adjective

showing disapproval relaxed and confident in a way that usually persuades people to do things. This word shows that you do not trust people like this

smoothly

adverb

in a relaxed and confident way that usually persuades people to do things. This word shows that you do not trust this type of behaviour

suave

adjective

confident and polite in a way that may not be sincere

sure-footed

adjective

going ahead confidently in a situation that needs skill or good judgment

sussed

adjective

Britishinformal confident that you know what you need to know about something

together

adjective

spoken confident, sensible, and clear about what you are doing

tough

adjective

confident, and determined to get what you want

unfaltering

adjective

formal confident and strong because you believe your principles or actions are right

unhesitating

adjective

quick and confident, without waiting or stopping

unselfconscious

adjective

not worried about what other people think of you, and therefore able to behave in a natural or sincere way

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