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insecure

adjective (NOT CONFIDENT)
不自信的
 
 
/ˌɪn.sɪˈkjʊər/ US  /-ˈkjʊr/
Insecure people have little confidence and are uncertain about their own abilities and about whether 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。
Doubt and ambivalenceHesitating
insecurely
 
 
/ˌɪn.sɪˈkjʊə.li/ US  /-kjʊr-/ adverb
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。
Unsafe and insecure
insecurity
 
 
/ˌɪn.sɪˈkjʊə.rɪ.ti/ US  /-ˈkjʊr.ə.t̬i/ noun [C or U]
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
Doubt and ambivalenceHesitating
(Definition of insecure adjective (NOT CONFIDENT) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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