Usage examples for confident

  1. Now Garrofat observed the prince's confident air with displeasure. – Bright-Wits, Prince of Mogadore by Burren Laughlin and L. L. Flood
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. He was perfectly confident that this was the truth. – The Rangeland Avenger by Max Brand
  8. " I'm confident of it," and Burns descended to his wife. – Mrs. Red Pepper by Grace S. Richmond
  9. 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
  10. I hope- I believe- I am confident. – The Secret Witness by George Gibbs
  11. I never saw such an eye; half- confident, I think. – Clarissa, Volume 4 (of 9) History Of A Young Lady by Samuel Richardson
  12. Geoff was very confident that he knew the road. – A Country Gentleman and his Family by Mrs. (Margaret) Oliphant
  13. With you as a witness in his favor, Penny, I'm confident he'll be released. – Penny Nichols Finds a Clue by Joan Clark
  14. You are confident that the thief came in a cab? – Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
  15. " It is all straight enough," was the confident rejoinder. – Empire Builders by Francis Lynde