And what makes me be so confident about him is that he wants it so badly.
So neither candidate can be confident of victory, and both have a real shot at winning.
As early as December, 2007, Michelle Obama was confident that Barack would become president.
Lamb then drops the girl off at her home, confident that he has taught her a valuable lesson.
I agree with most of the above substantive positions, but boy am I not confident about the politics of this situation.
They could leave them on their claims; and be confident of finding them there next morning.
It has not; and we venture to express our confident belief, that it never will.
This charge, I am confident, was without the least foundation in truth.
We are confident of the success of this major venture in world recovery.
It is only in special cases that our confident rush forward gets rebuked.
1570s, "self-reliant, sure of oneself," from Middle French confident, from Latin confidentem (nominative confidens) "firmly trusting, reliant, self-confident, bold, daring," present participle of confidere (see confidence). Related: Confidently.