confidingly

confiding

[kuhn-fahy-ding]
adjective
trustful; credulous or unsuspicious: a confiding nature.

Origin:
1635–45; confide + -ing2

confidingly, adverb
confidingness, noun
nonconfiding, adjective
unconfiding, adjective
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confiding (kənˈfaɪdɪŋ)
 
adj
unsuspicious; trustful
 
con'fidingly
 
adv
 
con'fidingness
 
n

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confide
c.1455, "to trust or have faith," from L. confidere (see confidence). Meaning "to share a secret with" is from 1735; phrase confide in (someone) is from 1888. Related: Confiding (1829); confided, pp. adj. (1840s).
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