What does the word confidant mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • A person to whom secrets are entrusted.

  • Part of speech: feminine


Usage examples for confidant

  1. How I wished that Angel could see me, being made the confidant of Harry! – Explorers of the Dawn by Mazo de la Roche
  2. Such an idea is not a mere playmate but rather a confidant. – Robert Browning by Edward Dowden
  3. Those near his own age often made him a confidant in such matters as their ambitions and loves. – The House of Toys by Henry Russell Miller