Examples of uncertainty in a Sentence
There is some uncertainty about the company's future.
He accepted the position without hesitation or uncertainty.
Recent Examples of uncertainty from the Web
As Rachel Becker points out for the Verge, further research might clear up some of this uncertainty.
The Pyeongchang talks present the kinds of epistemological uncertainties that are hallmarks of the Korean conflict and that Americans have queasily grown used to under Trump: Does the agreement have any substance?
Booth One, as it’s now called (there was some uncertainty as to the rights to the Pump Room name), opened in November.
After the president fired Comey there was some uncertainty about whether Comey, as a former FBI employee, would have to pay his way home from LAX or would be able to use the director’s plane.
While the Falcon Heavy has been test-fired successfully on the ground, there are elements of its operation that can only be tested with a full launch, which is why the Tuesday firing is full of uncertainty.
Yes, there were major areas of uncertainty on both issues.
Republicans are weighing who might be able to run in Meehan’s place, but recruiting may prove difficult given the uncertainty over the shape of the district and a national environment that appears to favor Democrats.
One position with some uncertainty and intrigue, though, is offensive coordinator.
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First Known Use of uncertainty
Synonym Discussion of uncertainty
- assumed the role of manager without hesitation or uncertainty
- plagued by doubts as to what to do
- felt some dubiety about its practicality
- an economic forecast greeted with skepticism
- regarded the stranger with suspicion
- had a great mistrust of doctors
UNCERTAINTY Defined for English Language Learners
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Definition of uncertainty for Students
- Uncertainty made the days of waiting longer …
- —William H. Armstrong, Sounder
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