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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In an unsteady manner; Showing lack of certainty.

Usage examples (41)
  • He paused uncertainly
  • Adjective : an uncertain smile. ,a manuscript of uncertain origin. ,an abstruse novel with uncertain themes. ,a person of uncertain opinions....
  • He spoke the name uncertainly, accenting the first syllable.
  • Priscilla glanced uncertainly from the freshman to the floor. for more
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