Confidingly
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. 2000.

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  • confidingly — adverb see confiding …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • confidingly — See confiding. * * * …   Universalium

  • confidingly — adverb In a confiding manner; in a matter that confides …   Wiktionary

  • confidingly — con·fid·ing·ly …   English syllables

  • confidingly — adverb with trust; in a trusting manner she looked at her father trustingly • Syn: ↑trustfully, ↑trustingly • Ant: ↑distrustfully (for: ↑trustfully) …   Useful english dictionary

  • confiding — confidingly, adv. confidingness, n. /keuhn fuy ding/, adj. trustful; credulous or unsuspicious: a confiding nature. [1635 45; CONFIDE + ING2] * * * …   Universalium

  • confiding — con|fid|ing [kənˈfaıdıŋ] adj behaving in a way that shows you want to tell someone about something that is private or secret ▪ Her tone was suddenly confiding. >confidingly adv ▪ He leant forward confidingly …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • confiding — adjective behaving in a way that shows you want to tell someone about something that is private or secret: She allowed a confiding note to enter her voice. confidingly adverb: She spoke gaily, innocently, and confidingly …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • trustfully — adverb 1. with trust; in a trusting manner (Freq. 1) she looked at her father trustingly • Syn: ↑trustingly, ↑confidingly • Ant: ↑distrustfully • Derived from adjective: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • trustingly — adverb with trust; in a trusting manner she looked at her father trustingly • Syn: ↑trustfully, ↑confidingly • Ant: ↑distrustfully (for: ↑trustfully) …   Useful english dictionary

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