OVERCONFIDENCE

noun. 1. a condition of over-approximating one's capacity to perform or under-approximating the capacity of an opponent to perform. 2. an unsupported belief or unrealistically good presumption that a favored result will arise.

OVERCONFIDENCE: "Overconfidence is generally not an attractive trait in anyone."
Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "OVERCONFIDENCE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/overconfidence/ (accessed June 25, 2017).
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