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Noun: self-confidence  ,self'kón-fi-dun(t)s
  1. Freedom from doubt; belief in yourself and your abilities
    "his self-confidence in his superiority did not make him popular";
    - assurance, self-assurance, confidence, authority, sureness

Derived forms: self-confidences

See also: certain, incertain [non-standard], sure, uncertain, unsure

Type of: certainty

Encyclopedia: Self-confidence