Synonyms of 'uncertainty'
1 (noun) a period of political uncertainty
2 (noun) The magazine ignores all the uncertainties males currently face.
They were troubled and full of doubt.
Omissions in my recent article may have caused some confusion.
The issue raises a moral dilemma.
She had some misgivings about what she was about to do.
I had a sudden qualm that all might not be well.
He shook his head in bewilderment.
The anonymous letter creates a quandary for the judge.
He looked at me in puzzlement.
There was utter perplexity in both their expressions.
3 (noun) There was a hint of uncertainty in his voice.
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in the sense of ambiguity
the possibility of interpreting an expression in more than one way
the ambiguities of language
in the sense of ambivalence
the state of feeling two conflicting emotions at the same time
I've never hidden my ambivalence about getting married.
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Thesaurus for uncertainty from the Collins English Thesaurus