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Overview of adj uncertain

The adj uncertain has 7 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (6) uncertain, unsure, incertain

(lacking or indicating lack of confidence or assurance; "uncertain of his convictions"; "unsure of himself and his future"; "moving with uncertain (or unsure) steps"; "an uncertain smile"; "touched the ornaments with uncertain fingers")

2. (3) uncertain

(not established beyond doubt; still undecided or unknown; "an uncertain future"; "a manuscript of uncertain origin"; "plans are still uncertain"; "changes of great if uncertain consequences"; "without further evidence his story must remain uncertain")

3. unsealed, uncertain

(not established or confirmed; "his doom is as yet unsealed")

4. uncertain

(not certain to occur; not inevitable; "everything is uncertain about the army"; "the issue is uncertain")

5. changeable, uncertain, unsettled

(subject to change; "a changeable climate"; "the weather is uncertain"; "unsettled weather with rain and hail and sunshine coming one right after the other")

6. uncertain

(not consistent or dependable; "an uncertain recollection of events"; "a gun with a rather uncertain trigger")

7. uncertain

(ambiguous (especially in the negative); "she spoke in no uncertain terms") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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