Definitions for uncertainness

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

un•cer•tainʌnˈsɜr tn(adj.)

  1. not known precisely; not fixed, as in time of occurrence, number, or size.

  2. not confident or assured; hesitant.

  3. not clearly determined; unknown:

    a manuscript of uncertain origin.

  4. vague or indistinct.

  5. variable; unstable.

  6. unreliable.

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. uncertainty, uncertainness, precariousness(noun)

    being unsettled or in doubt or dependent on chance

    "the uncertainty of the outcome"; "the precariousness of his income"


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