What are the antonyms for DIFFIDENT?

Synonyms for DIFFIDENT

Usage Examples for DIFFIDENT

  1. No, she dares not do it; for I am useful, and save her much trouble, and I have so much confidence in myself that I will not be interfered with; but poor Elsie is so diffident, so humble, so anxious to please, that she is constantly imposed on by an ignorant, thoughtless woman. - "Mr. Hogarth's Will" by Catherine Helen Spence
  2. My grandfather was a quiet old gentleman as far as I recollect him- he is somehow associated in my mind with carpet slippers and a diffident manner. - "Fifty-One Years of Victorian Life" by Margaret Elizabeth Leigh Child-Villiers, Countess of Jersey