CONFIDANT By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 noun. A person to whom someone else confides personal, often closely held information and emotions to. CONFIDANT: "She felt relieved to have such a good friend and confidant in her corner." Related Psychology Terms VEDANTA CONSERVATOR ATTITUDE-CONGENIALITY MEMORY EFFECT VOLUNTEER AFFECTION SPATIAL NEGLECT BAD IS STRONGER THAN GOOD SOCIAL IDENTITY OBJECT CONGRUENCE CONFORMITY Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "CONFIDANT," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/confidant/ (accessed March 30, 2020).