Translation of "insecure" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

insecure

adjective uk /ˌɪn.sɪˈkjʊər/ us /ˌɪn.səˈkjʊr/
NOT CONFIDENT 不自信的

C1 Insecure people have little confidence and are uncertain about their own abilities or if other people really like them.

无把握的;不自信的
I wonder what it was about her upbringing that made her so insecure. 我想知道究竟是什么样的成长经历造成她如此不自信。
He still feels insecure about his ability to do the job. 他对自己是否有能力胜任这项工作仍没有把握。
NOT SAFE 不安全的

C2 (of objects or situations) not safe or not protected

(物体)不牢固的,不安全的;(局势)无保障的,不稳定的
The situation is still insecure, with many of the rebels roaming the streets. 许多叛乱分子在大街上出没,局势仍然不稳定。
Nations which are not self-sufficient in energy will face an insecure future. 能源不能自给的国家,其未来是没有保障的。
We've gone through a few financially insecure years. 我们经历了好几年的金融动荡。
insecurely adverb uk /ˌɪn.sɪˈkjʊə.li/ us /ˌɪn.sɪˈkjʊr.li/

The shelves were insecurely fastened and fell to the floor. 书架没有固定好,结果倒在了地板上。
insecurity noun [ C or U ] uk /ˌɪn.sɪˈkjʊə.rə.ti/ us /ˌɪn.səˈkjʊr.ə.t̬i/

C2

a sense/feeling of insecurity 不自信的感觉
She had developed an outgoing personality to mask her deep insecurities. 她养成了爽直的性格来掩饰内心深处的不自信。
financial insecurity 没有保障的财政

(Translation of “insecure” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)