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Correct spelling:
insecurity
Definition:
the state of being subject to danger or injury

Synonyms:

noun
anxiety
doubt, uncertainty, self-doubt, vacillation, indecision, hesitancy.
danger
slipperiness, Imperilment, thin ice, exigency, insecurity, pitfall, in security, crisis, probability, storm, possibility, peril, double trouble, precariousness, menace, risky business, instability, venture, hot potato, clouds, dynamite, precipice, Exigencies, vulnerability, risk, Uncertainties, threat, exposure, emergency, Endangerment, jeopardy, hazard.
diffidence
humility, timorousness, hesitation, constraint, modesty, sheepishness, reserve, bashfulness, unassertiveness, reluctance, shyness, timidness, fear, meekness, backwardness, timidity, mousiness, self-consciousness.
feeling
insecurity.
incertitude
skepticism.
instability
fluidity, irresolution, unpredictability, anxiety, shakiness, immaturity, irregularity, inconsistency, transience, impermanence, insecureness, fitfulness, precariousness, flightiness, changeableness, mutabilities, inquietude, Unfixedness, fickleness, alternation, fluctuation, capriciousness, variability, unsureness, frailty, variabilities, changeability, unreliability, disequilibrium, waverings, disquiet, restlessness, volatility, mutability, unpredictabilities, unsteadiness, oscillation, wavering, pliancy, weakness.
jeopardy
liability, accident, out on a limb, on the line, on the spot, double-trouble, chance.
peril
openness, cause for alarm.
qualm
perturbation, objection, mistrust, foreboding, nervousness, presentiment, remorse, remonstrance, suspicion, regret, conscience, pang, apprehension, agitation, uneasiness, demur, unease, compunction, misgiving, Misdoubt, scruple, twinge.
shakiness
shakiness.
state
insecurity.
suspense
thriller, grabber, cliff-hanger, eagerness, page-turner, indecisiveness, expectancy, dilemma, impatience, cloak and dagger, chiller, expectation, potboiler, tension, perplexity, confusion.
uncertainty
incertitude.
unstableness
unsteadiness.
Examples of usage:
  1. The disordered and uncertain political situation in England in 1659 and the unsettled state of affairs in both Jamaica and Barbadoes at the same time cost Povey great anxiety and a part of his own and his wife's fortune, and he echoed the complaint, widespread at the time, of the decay of trade and the insecurity of all commercial ventures. – British Committees, Commissions, and Councils of Trade and Plantations, 1622-1675 by Charles M. Andrews
  2. Even in the case of a rarely generous- minded, tolerant and understanding man, who judged the offence at its true computation, such knowledge would only prove disturbing and a source of insecurity to conjugal happiness. – Modern marriage and how to bear it by Maud Churton Braby
  3. To fortify men in love for their motherland, to see that insecurity, grinding poverty, interference, petty tyranny, could no longer undermine that love- this was to be, surely must be, done! – The Freelands by John Galsworthy

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