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sureness

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  1. 1 a state of mind in which one is free from doubt unfortunately, he lacked the sureness of his opponent in the tennis match Synonyms of sureness assurance, assuredness, certainty, certitude, cocksureness, conviction, doubtlessness, face, positiveness, satisfaction, confidence, suretyWords Related to sureness authoritarianism, dogmatism; decisiveness, determination, firmness, purposefulness, resoluteness, resolution, resolveNear Antonyms of sureness hesitancy, hesitation, indecisiveness, irresolution; disbelief, incredulity, unbelief; anxiety, concern, misgiving; distrust, mistrust, suspicionAntonyms of sureness doubt, incertitude, nonconfidence, uncertainty

  2. 2 worthiness as the recipient of another's trust or confidence investors in those risky foreign enterprises were gambling on the sureness of their instincts Synonyms of sureness dependability, dependableness, reliableness, responsibility, solidity, solidness, reliability, trustability, trustworthinessWords Related to sureness inerrancy, infallibility; credibility, creditability, creditablenessNear Antonyms of sureness doubtfulness, dubiousness, questionableness, shakiness, uncertainnessAntonyms of sureness dodginess [chiefly British], unreliability


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