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[self-kon-fi-duh ns, self-] /ˌsɛlfˈkɒn fɪ dəns, ˈsɛlf-/
realistic confidence in one’s own judgment, ability, power, etc.
excessive or inflated confidence in one’s own judgment, ability, etc.
confidence in one’s own powers, judgment, etc


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