Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: confidants
IPA transcription: [k'ɑnfəd,ænts]
Usage examples
  • He contracted no friendships and had no confidants.
  • In the utmost delight the fond mother drove away to consult her confidants upon the name and decorations of the child, whom she had not even looked at for many days.
  • He found an ally in a gentleman named Genre, one of Laudonniere's confidants, who, while still professing fast adherence to his interests, is charged by him with plotting against his life.
  • These dumb animals had all been Toby's confidants; he had poured out his griefs in their ears, and fancied, when the world or Uncle Daniel had used him unusually hard, that they sympathized with him.