confiding

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Verb[edit]

confiding

  1. Present participle of confide.

Adjective[edit]

confiding (comparative more confiding, superlative most confiding)

  1. In confidence; as if with trust.

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Noun[edit]

confiding (plural confidings)

  1. The telling of something in confidence.
    • 1841, Absalom Peters, ‎Selah B. Treat, The American Eclectic (volume 1, page 141)
      We see Washington by the fireside, upon the farm, amid the interchanges of friendship and ordinary confidings, and as a citizen, as well as in the sphere of military contest, in the senate, or as a diplomatist []