confident
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confident(
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (self-confident)
a. seguro de sí mismo (person)
Our boss is very confident in everything that she does.Nuestra jefa está muy segura de sí misma en todo lo que hace.
b. hecho con seguridad (action)
That was a confident and effective presentation, Luis. Congratulations!Fue una presentación efectiva hecha con seguridad, Luis. ¡Te felicito!
2. (certain)
a. seguro
You are a highly talented person, so I'm confident that you'll win the competition.Eres una persona llena de talento, y por eso estoy seguro de que ganarás el concurso.
b. lleno de confianza
The bride responded with a confident "yes" to the judge's question.La novia respondió a la pregunta del juez con un "sí" lleno de confianza.
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confident
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. seguro(a) de sí mismo(a)
to be confident that…estar seguro(a) de que…
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
confident [ˈkɒnfɪdənt]
adjective
[+person] seguro; seguro de sí mismo; [+prediction] hecho con seguridad; hecho con confianza; [+performance, smile, reply, manner] lleno de seguridad; lleno de confianza
to be confident that estar seguro de que; to be confident of doing sth confiar en hacer algo; he is confident of success confía en obtener el éxito; to feel or be confident about sth tener confianza en algo; the prime minister is in confident mood el primer ministro está lleno de confianza
He was confident of what he was doing he is confident of winning the elections/tournament they are confident of getting government funding I feel confident about the future of British music Management is confident about the way business is progressing
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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