adverb see insecure

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Insecurely — In se*cure ly, adv. In an insecure manner. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • insecurely — adverb 1. in a tentative and self conscious manner she always acts very insecurely in the presence of her father • Ant: ↑securely • Derived from adjective: ↑insecure 2. in a manner involving risk our positions here at the university are rather… …   Useful english dictionary

  • insecurely — insecure ► ADJECTIVE 1) not confident or assured. 2) not firm or firmly fixed. 3) (of a place) easily broken into; not protected. DERIVATIVES insecurely adverb insecurity noun …   English terms dictionary

  • insecurely — See insecure. * * * …   Universalium

  • insecurely — adverb In an insecure manner …   Wiktionary

  • insecurely — adv. without self confidence; doubtfully, uncertainly; in a risky manner; in an unstable manner …   English contemporary dictionary

  • insecurely — in·se·cure·ly …   English syllables

  • insecurely — See: insecure …   English 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

  • human behaviour — Introduction       the potential and expressed capacity for physical, mental, and social activity during the phases of human life.       Human beings, like other animal species, have a typical life course that consists of successive phases of… …   Universalium

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