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  • 1 make confident — index assure (give confidence to), convince Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 2 Make Another World — Studio album by Idlewild Released 5 March 2007 …

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  • 3 confident — adj. VERBS ▪ appear, be, feel, look, seem, sound ▪ We feel confident that these results are accurate. ▪ become …

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  • 4 make book — verb a) To gamble, either by placing or taking bets. In the American League, front running Cleveland was an odds on favorite with the men who make book on baseball. b) To be very confident. Oh, you can make book that she didnt start no love… …

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  • 5 Quietly Confident Quartet — The Quietly Confident Quartet was the self given name of the Australian men s 4 times; 100 m medley relay swimming team that won the gold medal at the 1980 Summer Olympics in Moscow. The victory is the only time that the United States have not… …

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  • 6 Cocky & Confident — Studio album by Juvenile Released December 1, 2009 (US) …

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  • 7 To make sure — Sure Sure, a. [Compar. {Surer}; superl. {Surest}.] [OE. sur, OF. se[ u]r, F. s[^u]r, L. securus; se aside, without + cura care. See {Secure}, and cf. {Assure}, {Insure}, {Sicker} sure.] 1. Certainly knowing and believing; confident beyond doubt;… …

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  • 8 Highly confident letter — The Highly Confident Letter was a financing tool created by investment bankers at Drexel Burnham Lambert, dominated by Michael Milken, in the 1980s. Its objective was to enable corporate raiders to launch leveraged buyout (LBO) offers without the …

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  • 9 You Make Me Feel So Free — Infobox Single Name = You Make Me Feel So Free Caption = Type = Artist = Van Morrison alt Artist = Album = Into the Music A side = You Make Me Feel So Free B side = Full Force Gale Published = Released = 1980 track no = Recorded = Spring 1979… …

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  • 10 Fake it till you make it — (also called act as if ) is a common catchphrase that means to imitate confidence so that as the confidence produces success, it will generate real confidence [ [http://www.davidbrandt.com/fakeitmakeit/ Fake It Till You Make It] , David Brandt.] …

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  • 11 To make bold — Bold eagle Bold eagle, (Zo[ o]l.) an Australian eagle ({Aquila audax}), which destroys lambs and even the kangaroo. {To make bold}, to take liberties or the liberty; to venture. [1913 Webster] Syn: Courageous; daring; brave; intrepid; fearless;… …

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  • 12 assure — as·sure vt as·sured, as·sur·ing 1 chiefly Brit: insure 2 a: to inform positively the seller assured the buyer of his honesty b: to provide a guarantee of …

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  • 13 Ascertain — As cer*tain , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Ascertained}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Ascertaining}.] [OF. acertener; a (L. ad) + certain. See {Certain}.] 1. To render (a person) certain; to cause to feel certain; to make confident; to assure; to apprise. [Obs.]… …

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  • 14 Ascertained — Ascertain As cer*tain , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Ascertained}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Ascertaining}.] [OF. acertener; a (L. ad) + certain. See {Certain}.] 1. To render (a person) certain; to cause to feel certain; to make confident; to assure; to apprise.… …

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  • 15 Ascertaining — Ascertain As cer*tain , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Ascertained}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Ascertaining}.] [OF. acertener; a (L. ad) + certain. See {Certain}.] 1. To render (a person) certain; to cause to feel certain; to make confident; to assure; to apprise.… …

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  • 16 Introspection illusion — The introspection illusion is a cognitive illusion in which people wrongly think they have direct insight into the origins of their mental states, while treating others introspections as unreliable. In certain situations, this illusion leads… …

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  • 17 Rapa Nui language — language name=Rapa Nui language nativename=Vananga Rapa nui states=Chile region=Easter Island speakers=4,650 (ethnic Rapa Nui, 2002) familycolor=Austronesian fam2=Malayo Polynesian fam3=Central Eastern fam4=Eastern fam5=Oceanic fam6=Central… …

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  • 18 convince — I verb allure, argue into, assure, bring to reason, carry conviction, clinch an argument, compel, compel belief, convert, dispose, enlist, exert influence, extort belief, gain the confidence of, impel, impress, incline, indoctrinate, induce,… …

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  • 19 Culture of Ancient Rus — The culture of ancient Rus can be divided into different historical periods of the Middle Ages. During the Kievan period (989 ), the principalities of Kievan Rus’ came under the sphere of influence of the Byzantine Empire, one of the most… …

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  • 20 Australian Consumers' Association — The Australian Consumers’ Association, which trades as CHOICE, is the largest consumer organization in Australia. It is a not for profit, non party political organization that was founded in 1959 and researches and campaigns on behalf of… …

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