Usage examples for confident

  1. You seem very confident of it. – Herbert Carter's Legacy by Horatio Alger
  2. Under these circumstances, although perfectly confident of their power to beat off any attack, it was resolved that every precaution should be taken when the time approached. – On the Pampas by G. A. Henty
  3. With you as a witness in his favor, Penny, I'm confident he'll be released. – Penny Nichols Finds a Clue by Joan Clark
  4. Geoff was very confident that he knew the road. – A Country Gentleman and his Family by Mrs. (Margaret) Oliphant
  5. Now Garrofat observed the prince's confident air with displeasure. – Bright-Wits, Prince of Mogadore by Burren Laughlin and L. L. Flood
  6. You are confident that the thief came in a cab? – Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
  7. I hope- I believe- I am confident. – The Secret Witness by George Gibbs
  8. The young man was so interested, so alert, so confident that all would be well. – The Eye of Dread by Payne Erskine
  9. He was perfectly confident that this was the truth. – The Rangeland Avenger by Max Brand
  10. " I'm confident of it," and Burns descended to his wife. – Mrs. Red Pepper by Grace S. Richmond
  11. Past the Flint House he began to walk slowly, took no notice of a courtesy, swung round suddenly himself, and was knocking at Jasper Musk's door that minute, still a thought less confident than he had been. – Peccavi by E. W. Hornung
  12. I never saw such an eye; half- confident, I think. – Clarissa, Volume 4 (of 9) History Of A Young Lady by Samuel Richardson
  13. I forgot how confident my father was that it would be safe, and that I ought not to be doubtful of his judgment. – With Axe and Rifle by W.H.G. Kingston
  14. " I must confess that I was not," replied Pan Tarkowski, laughing, " but I was not so self- confident as he." – In Desert and Wilderness by Henryk Sienkiewicz
  15. She was accustomed to live with her life in her hand, and she felt instinctively confident of being able so to hold it, and meant to keep a tight grip on it. – A Girl of the Klondike by Victoria Cross
  16. Instead of running away, I am confident he is not over three miles from us, laying plans as to how he can get his revenge. – The Courier of the Ozarks by Byron A. Dunn
  17. " It is all straight enough," was the confident rejoinder. – Empire Builders by Francis Lynde
  18. I am confident that they can not deny this. – The Best of the World's Classics, Restricted to prose. Volume I (of X) - Greece by Various
  19. The Chancellor appeared to me very confident, and I had faith in him, so much the more, because he was on extremely good footing with Monseigneur. – The Memoirs of Louis XIV., His Court and The Regency, Complete by Duc de Saint-Simon
  20. We move toward the next century, more confident than ever, that we have the will at home and abroad, to do what must be done- the hard work of freedom. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various