Definition of insecurely in English:


Pronunciation /ˌɪnsɪˈkjʊəli/ /ˌɪnsɪˈkjɔːli/


See insecure

  • ‘Sybil was sitting insecurely on a huge, inflated beach ball, facing the ocean.’
  • ‘Replies were written by civil servants before the letters were insecurely dumped.’
  • ‘Falling outside both British standards of social status and Australian standards of egalitarianism, the gentry was an insecurely self-defined status group with a paradoxically profound sense of its own social importance.’
  • ‘Therefore, those offenders who are insecurely attached to their caregivers are likely to have dysfunctional relationships with other individuals, such as peers.’
  • ‘Less than half follow recommended best practice for managing documents, with many storing documents insecurely.’



/ˌɪnsɪˈkjʊəli/ /ˌɪnsɪˈkjɔːli/