insecurity

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Etymology[edit]

insecure (from Medieval Latin insecurus, itself from in- "not" + Latin securus 'safe, certain') + -ity

Noun[edit]

insecurity (plural insecurities)

  1. A lack of security, uncertainty
  2. The state of being subject to danger; vulnerability

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