self- + confident
self-confident (comparative more self-confident, superlative most self-confident)
- Confident in one's abilities.
- 1910, Emerson Hough, chapter 1, The Purchase Price:
- This new-comer was a man who in any company would have seemed striking. […] His air, of self-confident assurance, seemed that of a man well used to having his own way.
confident in one's abilities