noun (plural insecurities)
- 1Uncertainty or anxiety about oneself; lack of confidence: she had a deep sense of insecurity he’s plagued with insecuritiesMore example sentences
- You can eliminate your insecurities by practicing racing in your workouts.
- Discussing her insecurity about her looks would also be a sore point.
- There are, nevertheless, fears that arise from the insecurities evident in all groups.
- 2The state of being open to danger or threat; lack of protection: growing job insecurity the insecurity of wireless networksMore example sentences
- Insecurity of land tenure militates against long-term conservation of the land resources.
- Each year our members do more for less and yet face greater insecurity for the future.
- Loose, free-floating minds are dangerous - minds free from debt and economic insecurity start to wander and ask questions.