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adjective as in palsy-walsy

adjective as in trusting


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Best recalls a grieving father confiding that a visit let him unlock the emotional door trapping his family in grief.

But if a fellow soldier or football player watches, that might be an opening to risk confiding, and forging a ‘safe’ friend.

In Steve, she plays Mary Magdalene Horowitz, an excitable loser who spends her days confiding in her only friend—a pet hamster.

He quoted Hernandez as confiding to relatives that he had “done a bad thing and killed a child in New York.”

Tough as it may be to conjure, even dentists report that their patients are confiding when their mouths are unencumbered.

Now-a-days it is the bankrupt who flouts, and his too confiding creditors who are jeered and laughed at.

Confiding in the accustomed largess and kindness of your Majesty, we shall say no more.

Confiding these matters to his "Diary" and keeping his own opinion, Mr. Adams passed on to Philadelphia.

Mme. Vauquer gave her every attention, confiding all her own affairs to her.

It made him very unhappy and more chary in future of confiding his plans to his friends.

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On this page you'll find 314 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to confiding, such as: affectionate, ardent, conscientious, dependable, devoted, and dutiful.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.