English adjective: unsure
|1.||unsure lacking self-confidence|
|Samples||Stood in the doorway diffident and abashed.|
Problems that call for bold not timid responses.
A very unsure young man.
|Synonyms||diffident, shy, timid|
|2.||unsure lacking or indicating lack of confidence or assurance|
|Samples||Uncertain of his convictions.|
Unsure of himself and his future.
Moving with uncertain (or unsure) steps.
An uncertain smile.
Touched the ornaments with uncertain fingers.
|Similar||ambivalent, doubtful, dubious, groping|
|Attribute||assurance, authority, certainty, confidence, self-assurance, self-confidence, sureness|