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insecure

adjective
 
 
/ˌɪnsɪˈkjʊər/
WORRIED having no confidence in yourself and what you can do: a shy, insecure teenagerUncertaintyHesitatingAchievable
NOT SAFE not safe or protected: Many of our staff are worried because their jobs are insecure.Unsafe and insecure
insecurely adverb insecurity
 
 
/ˌɪnsɪˈkjʊərəti/ noun [U, C]
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