Definition of confidant noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

confidant

 noun
(confidante)noun
NAmE//ˈkɑnfəˌdɑnt//
 
 
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a person that you trust and who you talk to about private or secret things a close/trusted confidant of the President There were times when a semi-stranger was a better confidante than a close friend.
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