confidant

[ kon-fi-dant, -dahnt, -duh nt, kon-fi-dant, -dahnt ]SEE DEFINITION OF confidant

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At all events, this was a subject upon which I received no enlightening from their confidant.

Sooner or later it must have been so; and I want a confidant.

Everybody there was for the moment the confidant of his neighbour.

He thought she went to find a confidant outside, that she was preparing her treason.

The confidant, oddly, was a picture in the silent, awe-inspiring company-room.

The worst would be that he was in love and that he needed a confidant to work it.

She felt that she must make a confidant of some one, even though it was Katy, the maid.

The Queen, having no one else to treat as a confidant, often talked to him about Phillips.

By degrees, too, you become a kind of confidant of the whole household.

You must take his word for that; she is not likely to make a confidant of you.

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