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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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BRITAIN risks slipping back to 19th century working conditions as millions of people struggle in insecure jobs and earn less than the minimum wage, unions are warning.
Despite all this, I was stared at which made me feel insecure. A walk of less than a km made me meet almost 20 men staring vulgarly.
Summary: Donald Trump administration is inept and insecure, says British ambassador to the US as per CNN and other press reports.
The foundation published new research suggesting that around five million people are in low-paid, insecure forms of work, including short-term contracts and those with unpredictable pay and hours.
Research using attachment theory seems to suggest that parasocial interactions are more likely when individuals have an insecure anxious ambivalent attachment (Brown, 2015; Cohen, 1997; Cole & Leets, 1999; Tuchakinsky, 2010, p.
There is demand for equal access to resources and opportunities, economic participation, decision-making, aspiration and needs, with many of the male gender feeling insecure.
Estrada told guest Ria Atayde that she was never insecure about her body in the first place, and that how her image changed over the years was because of the times she gave birth to her four children-namely Daniel, Carmela, Jose Carlito and Margaret.
Police say car doors had been tried and that numerous items had been stolen from inside insecure cars.
Summary: Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Dec 23 (ANI): Escalating the controversy over Naseeruddin Shah's recent Bulandshahr statement, Union Minister Prakash Javadekar on Sunday said India is the most secure country in the world while adding that "if anyone feels insecure here then it reflects their insecure mentality".
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