Synonyms for uncertainty

Synonyms for (noun) uncertainty

Synonyms: uncertainness, uncertainty, precariousness

Definition: being unsettled or in doubt or dependent on chance

Usage: the uncertainty of the outcome; the precariousness of his income

Similar words: quality

Definition: an essential and distinguishing attribute of something or someone

Usage: the quality of mercy is not strained--Shakespeare


Synonyms: incertitude, uncertainty, doubt, doubtfulness, dubiety, dubiousness

Definition: the state of being unsure of something

Similar words: cognitive state, state of mind

Definition: the state of a person's cognitive processes