insecurity

as in instability
the quality or state of not being firmly fixed in position the insecurity of the bookcase made it dangerous for a household with small children who like to climb

Synonyms & Similar Words

Relevance

Antonyms & Near Antonyms

Thesaurus Entries Near insecurity

Cite this Entry

“Insecurity.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/insecurity. Accessed 18 Apr. 2024.

More from Merriam-Webster on insecurity

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!