What is the opposite of uncertainty?

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Noun
Opposite of a feeling or attitude that one does not know the truth of someone or something
“I can know, no matter what the experts say, that I have a feeling of certainty that is directed towards a claim.”
Noun
Opposite of something that causes one to doubt or feel uncertain
“Where Giles introduced doubts in the story, there is doubtlessness in the original, and where he advises the philosopher to transcend barriers.”
Noun
Opposite of hesitancy as a result of some fear or doubt
“When Heyerdahl sailed west from South America toward Polynesia, he did so with confidence because he believed that Quetzalcoatl had done the same thing centuries before.”
Noun
Opposite of being in a state of regular or constant change
“With so much predictability built into the competition, it can be difficult for contestants to engage or illustrate their ability to improvise on the spot.”
Noun
Opposite of the quality of being unstable
Noun
Opposite of the act of imperiling, or the state of being imperiled
Noun
Opposite of a feeling of anxiety
“She felt serenity after learning that her ailing mother would pull through just fine.”
Noun
Opposite of the state of being bewildered or unclear in one's mind about something
“In practical terms, newly arrived trainees should be provided with clarification of their roles, and a clear description of what is expected of them.”
Noun
Opposite of the state of hesitating or being uncertain
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Opposite of secrecy or obscurity
“I have never argued that our most sensitive national security matters should be an open book.”
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Opposite of a future event or circumstance which is possible but cannot be predicted with certainty
Noun
Opposite of the state of being diffident, timid or shy
Noun
Opposite of the quality or characteristic of being uneven
Noun
Opposite of an unpleasant situation, usually where difficult choices have to be made
“Ian sees this as a win-win situation, creating jobs on one hand, and preserving culture on the other.”
Noun
Opposite of the state or quality of being confused or puzzled
Noun
Opposite of the possibility that something unpleasant or unwelcome will happen
“These stories demonstrate our confidence in both the statistical unlikelihood of a crash, and in the skill and experience of commercial pilots.”
Noun
Opposite of the emotion of feeling tense from anticipation
“How can we overcome the general ennui associated with the thought of another incredibly boring day ahead?”
Noun
Opposite of a feeling of doubt qualifying acceptance of a person, statement, or plan
“People experiment with online personas and often demonstrate freedom of expression and candidness they feel unable to reveal in daily life.”
Noun
Opposite of lack of the usual social or ethical standards
Noun
Opposite of a risky action undertaken with the hope of success
Noun
Opposite of habitual skepticism
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