Synonyms of insecurity in English:

insecurity


See definition of insecurity

noun

1‘he tried to conceal his insecurity’

SYNONYMS

lack of confidence, lack of self-confidence, self-doubt, diffidence, unassertiveness, humility, humbleness, meekness, timidity, timidness, timorousness, uncertainty, nervousness, hesitancy, inhibition, self-consciousness

anxiety, apprehension, worry, unease, uneasiness

2‘we were conscious of the insecurity of our situation’

SYNONYMS

vulnerability, defencelessness, unguardedness, lack of protection, perilousness, peril, danger, riskiness

instability, fragility, frailty, shakiness, rockiness, unsteadiness, unreliability, tenuousness

informal chanciness, iffiness

British informal dodginess