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insecure

(ĭn′sĭ-kyo͝or′)
adj.
a. Lacking stability; troubled: an insecure relationship.
b. Lacking self-confidence; plagued by anxiety: had always felt insecure at parties.

in′se·cure′ly adv.
in′se·cure′ness n.
in′se·cu′ri·ty (-kyo͝or′ĭ-tē) n.
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And over the same time, an insecure car parked at Appletree Close was broken into and a jacket and wallet stolen from inside.
I know it's difficult when you're feeling insecure but I think you need to be strong and resist the temptation to ask him for reassurance.
Your boyfriend hasn't given you any reason to feel insecure or to suspect that he's going to go off with her.
During the month of August there were 16 insecure burglaries, 13 of which involved a door being left open and three which involved a window being left open.
SIR - Parliamentary candidates need to have money of their own because without it they are insecure and inexperienced; insecure because they can lose their jobs in four years and have nothing to fall back on; inexperienced because if they are not accustomed to handling large sums of money they can be like kids let loose in a sweet shop when spending other people's money in government.
Speakers said that food insecurity in the Sindh is on the rise and three districts in the Sindh including Dadu and Sanghar fall under the extreme food insecure levels.
The report also indicates that Eastern Equatoria has food deficit of 42,777MT, which by implication means about 95,600 people in the state are severely food insecure and 259,220 are moderately food insecure.
Some polling centres have been established in insecure areas while those in peaceful areas have been closed, they said.
This difference is partially explained by the higher participation rates of the insecure and marginally secure in school meal programs.
Now officers carrying loud hailers will patrol the streets and if they see insecure doors or windows will wake residents up to alert them and advise them to lock up.
It is their lucky day if it is left insecure and they can get easy access to the premises.
households were food secure throughout the year in 2004, the percentage of households that were food insecure at least some time during the year rose from 11.