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confidant
used in War and Peace

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Definition
someone trusted with private matters
  • Pierre was one of those people who, in spite of an appearance of what is called weak character, do not seek a confidant in their troubles.
    Book Four — 1806 (45% in)
  • He wrote to Arakcheev, the Emperor's confidant: "It must be as my sovereign pleases, but I cannot work with the Minister (meaning Barclay).
    Book Ten — 1812 (3% in)

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