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Definitions

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  • n. The state or quality of being confident in oneself.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. freedom from doubt; belief in yourself and your abilities

Etymologies

self- +‎ assurance (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • But for girls who lack that armor of self-assurance, the insecurity I felt after reading Seventeen must have been even more unbearable.

    Hannah Weintraub: Not-So-Sweet Seventeen

  • Chilling and ultimately heart-stopping, Alone in the Crowd presents Espinosa as we have never seen him before, the man of detached expertise and calm self-assurance entangled in a mystery where reason alone will not suffice.

    Alone in the Crowd by Luiz Alfredo Garcia-Roza: Book summary

  • There are too just too many tangential stories that aren't central to the protagonist's long journey to acceptance, stardom, and self-assurance that get in the way of the actor's self-reflective moments.

    Danny Groner: Ghetto Klown: Big Laughs, Yet Little Focus

  • One of the best reporters upon TV is DAVID SHUSTER of MSNBC News as well as in this video he takes viewers by the whole "outing" of Valerie Plame as well as successive self-assurance of "Scooter" Libby.

    Archive 2009-11-01

  • The self-assurance says Libby illegally blocked probity in the investigation in to the White House tour of an undercover CIA agent, Valerie Plame Wilson.

    Archive 2009-11-01

  • This happens very often, and I wish that every girl would grow into a woman of self-assurance and follow her instincts and style.

    My Fair Wedding

  • He's shown glimpses of self-assurance, but he has to kick it into gear if he wants to take down Lake and Martinez.

    Dancing with the Stars Finale: Who Will Win?

  • She still bore that air of complete self-assurance that said nothing would keep her from being herself.

    How to Woo a Reluctant Lady

  • No warning came, the report said, faulting the entire crew, including a co-pilot and flight engineer, for "lack of discipline and excessive self-assurance."

    Russia Cites Drinking in June Crash

  • His self-assurance is a little disconcerting -- but, as the home videos show, he always had that kind of natural confidence.

    Marshall Fine: HuffPost Reviews: Justin Bieber -- Never Say Never

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