self-confidence

noun self-con·fi·dence \ ˌself-ˈkän-fə-dən(t)s , -ˌden(t)s \
|Updated on: 12 Jun 2018

Definition of self-confidence

: confidence in oneself and in one's powers and abilities

self-confident

play \ˌself-ˈkän-fə-dənt, -ˌdent\ adjective

self-confidently

adverb

First Known Use of self-confidence

1604

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SELF-CONFIDENCE Defined for Kids

self-confidence

noun self-con·fi·dence \ ˈself-ˈkän-fə-dəns \

Definition of self-confidence for Students

: someone's confidence in himself or herself and in his or her own abilities


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