not firm or firmly fixed; likely to fail or give way
"the hinge is insecure"
lacking in security or safety
"his fortune was increasingly insecure"; "an insecure future"
lacking self-confidence or assurance
"an insecure person lacking mental stability"
not safe from attack
Not comfortable or confident in oneself or in certain situations.
He's a nice guy and all, but seems to be rather insecure around other people.
not secure; not confident of safety or permanence; distrustful; suspicious; apprehensive of danger or loss
not effectually guarded, protected, or sustained; unsafe; unstable; exposed to danger or loss
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
in-se-kūr′, adj. apprehensive of danger or loss: exposed to danger or loss: uncertain.—adv. Insecure′ly.—n. Insecur′ity.
The numerical value of insecure in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of insecure in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
John was always insecure.
Confident sheep overcome insecure wolves.
99 percent secure is 100 percent insecure.
He's not the strong horse. He's insecure and he's weak.
They've gone from one extreme to another. It went all the way from insecure to very secure.
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Translations for insecure
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- insegurCatalan, Valencian
- usikker, utrygDanish
- turvaton, epäluotettava, epävarmaFinnish
- inquiet, inconfortableFrench
- anksyeuHaitian Creole
- malsicuro, insicuroItalian
- pānekeneke, tītengiMāori
- niepewny, niebezpiecznyPolish
- опа́сный, небезопа́сный, неуве́ренный, ненадёжныйRussian
- tehlikede, güvensiz, emniyetsizTurkish
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