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Meaning of CONFIDANT

Pronunciation:  `kânfi'dant

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  someone to whom private matters are confided
 

CONFIDANT is a 9 letter word that starts with C.

 

 Synonyms: intimate
 
 See Also: confidante, friend, repository, secretary

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Con`fi*dant"\; 277), n. masc., Confidante
 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: acquaintance, admonisher, adviser, advocate, alter ego, amigo, backer, backseat driver, best friend, bosom friend, brother, buttinsky, casual acquaintance, close acquaintance, close friend, confidante, consultant, counsel, counselor, Dutch uncle, expert, familiar, favorer, fellow, fellow creature, fellowman, fidus Achates, friend, guide, inseparable friend, instructor, intimate, kibitzer, lover, man Friday, mate, meddler, mentor, monitor, neighbor, nestor, orienter, other self, partisan, pickup, Polonius, preceptist, repository, right hand, right-hand man, second self, strong right hand, supporter, sympathizer, teacher, well-wisher
 

 

 

 

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