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unsure

adjective     /ʌnˈʃɔːr/ US  /-ˈʃʊr/
B2 not certain or having doubts: I'm a bit unsure about what to do next - can you help me?Doubt and ambivalenceHesitating unsure of yourself C2 without confidence in yourself: As a new teacher I was very unsure of myself when I was in front of a class.Doubt and ambivalenceHesitating
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