Insecureness In`se*cure"ness, n. Insecurity. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • insecureness — noun see insecure …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • insecureness — See insecurely. * * * …   Universalium

  • insecureness — noun insecurity …   Wiktionary

  • insecureness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun The quality or condition of being erratic and undependable: insecurity, instability, precariousness, shakiness, unstableness, unsteadiness, unsureness. See CHANGE, STRONG …   English dictionary for students

  • insecureness — n. lack of self confidence; fearfulness, anxiety; riskiness; lack of stability …   English contemporary dictionary

  • insecureness — in·se·cure·ness …   English syllables

  • insecureness — noun the state of being exposed to risk or anxiety • Ant: ↑secureness • Derivationally related forms: ↑insecure • Hypernyms: ↑insecurity * * * noun see insecure …   Useful english dictionary

  • insecure — adjective Etymology: Medieval Latin insecurus, from Latin in + securus secure Date: 1649 1. not confident or sure ; uncertain < feeling somewhat insecure of his reception > 2. not adequately guarded or sustained ; unsafe < an insecure investment… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • insecure — insecurely, adv. insecureness, n. /in si kyoor /, adj. 1. subject to fears, doubts, etc.; not self confident or assured: an insecure person. 2. not confident or certain; uneasy; anxious: He was insecure about the examination. 3. not secure;… …   Universalium

  • insecurity — noun a) A lack of security, uncertainty b) The state of being subject to danger; vulnerability Syn: insecureness Ant: security …   Wiktionary

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