Search Result for "confiding":
1. willing to entrust personal matters;
- Example: "first she was suspicious, then she became confiding"
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Confiding \Con*fid"ing\, a. That confides; trustful; unsuspicious. -- Con*fid"ing*ly, adv. -- Con*fid"ing*ness, n. [1913 Webster]The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Confide \Con*fide"\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Confided; p. pr. & vb. n. Confiding.] [L. confidere; con- + fidere to trust. See Faith, and cf. Affiance.] To put faith (in); to repose confidence; to trust; -- usually followed by in; as, the prince confides in his ministers. [1913 Webster] By thy command I rise or fall, In thy protection I confide. --Byron. [1913 Webster] Judge before friendships, then confide till death. --Young. [1913 Webster]WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
confiding adj 1: willing to entrust personal matters; "first she was suspicious, then she became confiding"Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
38 Moby Thesaurus words for "confiding": artless, bluff, blunt, born yesterday, candid, childlike, credulous, dependent, depending, direct, frank, guileless, ingenu, ingenuous, innocent, naive, open, openhearted, outspoken, plain, reliant, relying, simple, simplehearted, simpleminded, sincere, single-hearted, single-minded, trustful, trusting, trusty, unguarded, unreserved, unsophisticated, unsuspecting, unsuspicious, unwary, without suspicion