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confidant (noun) a trusted person you share your secrets with.
Someone you share your secrets with is your confidant. It is to them that you turn, in times of difficulty, talk to them of your personal affairs, and consult them.
- Karl has secrets even from his understanding wife. Jeremy, his cousin, is his confidant and it is with him that he shares all his secrets.
- Perhaps it is not in the nature of human beings to keep secrets, even their own. They feel compelled to have someone or the other as their confidant, with whom they think, their secrets are safe.