confidence (n.)
reliance, trust, faith
1H6 I.ii.97[Charles to Pucelle] if thou vanquishest, thy words are true; / Otherwise I renounce all confidence [i.e. give up any belief in you]
H8 I.ii.167[Surveyor to King Henry, of Buckingham's monk] with demure confidence / This pausingly ensued: 'Neither the King nor's heirs ... shall prosper'
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