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Uncertain

Synonyms for uncertain:

Sense 1

indeterminable, coy, anonymous, alterable, irregular, unforeseeable, unexplained, unidentified, unrecorded, unclear, chicken-and-egg, unidentifiable, bashful, unheeded, dubitable, undisclosed, misunderstood, unknown, inconceivable, unheard, unremarked, unfamiliar, dogmatic, strange, undiscovered, clouded, inhibited, dangerous, unanswered, unknowable, demure, unsuspected, unacknowledged, unexplored, incognito, introverted, contested, problematical, not really, unspecified, inexplicit, fallible, Mootable, unrecognized, questioning, inferiority complex, underground, undetermined.

Sense 2

mercurial, mousy, unheralded, fishy, arbitrary, nebulous, inconstant, private, exceptionable, shaky, finely, unpredictable, modestly, nameless, invisible, hidden, inferior, unaccounted-for, unsolved, awkwardly.

Sense 3

temperamental, wobbly, whimsical, unmarked, fantastical, variant, new, undeclared.

Sense 4

freakish, ticklish, shady, modest, cloudy, mystery, fluid, lost.

Sense 5

fantastic, awkward, open.

Sense 6

dark.

Sense 7

personal.

changeful

changing.

disinclined

reluctant.

disquieting

disturbing.

doubtful

doubtful, hesitating.

formless

shapeless.

glassy

slippery.

hesitant

halting.

indefinite

indefinite, odd.

in dispute

issue.

indistinct

unrecognizable.

marginal

borderline.

polemical

polemic.

problematical

problematic.

puzzled

Stumped.

risky

touch-and-go.

shaky

rocky.

theoretical

conjectural.

unpredictable

incalculable.

unproven

unverified.

unsure

self-conscious.

vague

obscure.

at issue (adjective)

controversial.

cautious (adjective)

leery.

chance (adjective)

fluky.

chancy (adjective)

fluky, speculative, aimless, coin toss, haphazard, hazardous, chance, risky, lucky, potluck, accidental, hit-or-miss, random, iffy, causeless.

changeable (adjective)

mercurial, mutable, inconstant, unpredictable, changeful.

changing (adjective)

vacillating.

circumstantial (adjective)

incidental, occasional, inconclusive, episodic, landmark, indirect, inferential, presumptive, eventual, circumstantial.

conflicting (adjective)

ambivalent.

confused (adjective)

bewildered, perplexed.

dangerous (adjective)

perilous, hairy, unsafe.

different (adjective)

various.

disbelieving (adjective)

unsure, Distrusting, disbelieving, doubting, skeptical, wary, cynical.

doubtful, changeable (adjective)

dubious, incalculable, risky, indistinct, inconstant, insecure, up in the air, erratic, unpredictable, conjectural, hesitant, undecided, indefinite, ambiguous, unclear, chancy, questionable, unforeseeable, precarious, irresolute, undetermined, unsure, vacillating, unresolved, vague, ambivalent, unsettled, irregular, unreliable, iffy, variable, speculative, indeterminate.

equivocal (adjective)

ambivalent, vague, equivocal, misleading, ambiguous, double entendre.

fearful (adjective)

apprehensive.

irregular (adjective)

irregular, spasmodic.

irresolute (adjective)

shy, vacillating, tentative, indecisive, inconsistent, undependable, fly-by-night, unwilling, yellow, weak, changeable, watery, unsure, insipid, impulsive, shifty, unresolved, dillydallying, capricious, spineless, halfhearted, ambivalent, Flitting, erratic, shrinking, fickle, infirm, irresponsible, irresolute, Shilly-shally, double-minded, undecided, hesitant, volatile.

loose (adjective)

adrift.

obscure (adjective)

puzzling.

puzzled (adjective)

Stumped.

rough (adjective)

approximate.

self-conscious (adjective)

self-conscious.

shaky (adjective)

shaky.

temperamental (adjective)

temperamental.

uncertain (adjective)

moot, precarious, tentative, debatable, arguable, unconvinced, disputable, ambivalent, contestable, changeable, controversial, undecided, mysterious, questionable, intangible, deniable, insecure, vague, unsure, confused.

unforeseeable (adjective)

unknowable.

unpredictable (adjective)

unforeseeable.

up in the air (adjective)

inconclusive.

Sense 2 (noun)

conjectural, bewildered, questioning, undetermined, unknown, alterable, hypothetical, problematic, unpredictable.

Sense 4 (noun)

contested, exceptionable, lost, Mootable, inhibited.

Sense 5 (noun)

inexplicit, cloudy, nebulous.

Sense 6 (noun)

fishy, shady.

Sense 7 (noun)

open.

Sense 9 (noun)

inconstant, variant, unstable, unsteady, fluid, various.

Sense 10 (noun)

whimsical, ticklish, fantastical, freakish, mercurial, temperamental, fantastic.

uncertain (noun)

unsettled, unsure, iffy, flukey, undependable, insecure, ambivalent, groping, hesitant, unreliable, fluky, incertain, unsealed, chancy, dubious, contingent, changeable, indefinite, unsafe, ambiguous, doubtful, variable, up in the air.

confused (verb)

muddled, bewildered, perplexed.

supposed (verb)

hypothetical.

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