Translation of "insecure" - English-Traditional 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.

無把握的;缺乏信心的
I wonder what it was about her upbringing that made her so insecure. 我想知道究竟是甚麼樣的成長經歷造成她如此不自信。
He still feels insecure about his ability to do the job. 他對自己是否有能力勝任這項工作仍沒有把握。
NOT SAFE 不安全的

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

(物體)不牢固的,不安全的;(局勢)無保障的,不穩定的
The situation is still insecure, with many of the rebels roaming the streets. 許多叛亂分子在大街上出沒,局勢仍然不穩定。
Nations which are not self-sufficient in energy will face an insecure future. 能源不能自給的國家,其未來是沒有保障的。
We've gone through a few financially insecure years. 我們經歷了好幾年的金融動盪。
insecurely adverb uk /ˌɪn.sɪˈkjʊə.li/ us /ˌɪn.sɪˈkjʊr.li/

The shelves were insecurely fastened and fell to the floor. 書架沒有固定好,結果倒在地板上。
insecurity noun [ C or U ] uk /ˌɪn.sɪˈkjʊə.rə.ti/ us /ˌɪn.səˈkjʊr.ə.t̬i/

C2

a sense/feeling of insecurity 不自信的感覺
She had developed an outgoing personality to mask her deep insecurities. 她養成了爽直的性格來掩飾內心深處的不安感。
financial insecurity 沒有保障的財政

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