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unsure

[ uhn-shoor, ‐shur ]
/ ʌnˈʃʊər, ‐ʃɜr /
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adjective
not certain or confident: He arrived at the party unsure of his welcome.
unknown or liable to change; not determined or definite:The monthly trend for this stock is still unsure, but the daily trend is upward.What happened next is unsure.
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Origin of unsure

First recorded in 1400–50; Middle English unseur(e) “unsafe; precarious; uncertain”; un-1 + sure
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British Dictionary definitions for unsure

unsure
/ (ʌnˈʃʊə) /

adjective
lacking assurance or self-confidence
(usually postpositive) without sure knowledge; uncertainunsure of her agreement
precarious; insecure
not certain or reliable
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