On the other hand, Friedkin confides, “I was raised on violent movies!”
He confides in her, and she, too, grows to care for the ailing, deeply charismatic commander in chief.
One would like to think,” he confides, but “there for the grace of God go all of us.
When they complain that there is no future for them here,” she confides after a long pause, “I worry they are right.
“You know, I never had a monstrous ego,” Mailer confides to a friend in l987.
It is a happy moment for a son when his father first confides in him.
Why, Phedro confides in everybody, and so nobody ever believes him.
By degrees Johnny confides to me the true story of the frustrated plan.
There is not a man he confides in who has not engaged to betray him.'
It supposes that men are but men; it confides in no integrity; it trusts to no character.
mid-15c., "to trust or have faith," from Latin confidere "to trust in, rely firmly upon, believe" (see confidence). Meaning "to share a secret with" is from 1735; phrase confide in (someone) is from 1888. Related: Confided; confiding.