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self-assurance

[self-uh-shoo r-uh ns, self-] /ˈsɛlf əˈʃʊər əns, ˌsɛlf-/
noun
Origin
1585-1595
1585-95
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British Dictionary definitions for self-assurance

self-assurance

noun
1.
confidence in the validity, value, etc, of one's own ideas, opinions, etc
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Word Origin and History for self-assurance
n.

1590s, from self- + assurance.

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