The coexistence of opposing attitudes or feelings, such as love and hate, toward a person, object, or idea.
A measurement in information theory: see Perplexity.
The definition of a contingency is something that depends on something else in order to happen.
The definition of a dilemma is a situation where there is no clear easy choice or answer.
The definition of a query is a question.
A speculative idea or plan as to how something might be done
A perplexing, baffling, or seemingly inexplicable matter, person, etc.
The definition of a maze is a system of paths that is difficult to navigate.
That which is not determined or not known
The formal decision, or expression of views, of a judge, an umpire, a doctor, or other party officially called upon to consider and decide upon a matter or point submitted.
Firmness of character or action; determination:
The qualification of a concept or proposition to render it more definite or specific.
Pressing or urgent need, especially that arising from poverty.
Something which has become real. (Physics, dated) Topness. (See also truth quark.)
matter-of-record (antonym) (Law) A fact which is contained within court files or has otherwise been entered into evidence before the court.
Distrust is defined as a lack of trust or confidence.
The state of being prone to error.
Chance or chance occurrence
The definition of a gamble is a risk.
The definition of hesitation is someone pausing because they're having trouble making a decision or saying something.
Absence of confidence; doubt.
An instance of being eccentrically variable or fickle.
Reluctance or an inability to make up one's mind; irresolution.
A factor, thing, element, or course involving uncertain danger; a hazard:
Suspense is anxiety or a state of uncertainty or excitement about the resolution of something.
An instance or cause of such a feeling.
An organization or department responsible for providing security by enforcing laws, rules, and regulations as well as maintaining order.
dubiosity (Rare) The state or characteristic of being dubious. The property of being murky (e.g. liquid, style). The act of suspecting something or someone, especially of something wrong.
An indefinite but limited number; some:
being unsettled or in doubt or dependent on chance
The definition of a quandary is a dilemma or a state of uncertainty.
The fact or condition of being mystified.
Guesswork is defined as the act of predicting or estimating.
Opinion or judgment based on inconclusive or incomplete evidence; guesswork.
Something that is difficult, as a hard problem or an obstacle or objection
Lack of coherence; the quality or state of being incoherent That which is intricate or involved; as, the intricacy of a knot; the intricacy of accounts; the intricacy of a cause in controversy; the intricacy of a plot. (Uncountable) The state of being dark; lack of light.
The quality or condition of being improbable.
The state of being undetermined or unknown
The state of being undetermined or unknown
A force assumed to cause events that cannot be foreseen or controlled; luck: The quality or state of being mutable.
Something different; variety:
The definition of a possibility is something that may be true or might occur, or something that can be chosen from among a series of choices.
A subject about which one is markedly ignorant or prejudiced:
The condition of being perplexed; bewilderment:
Something showing no expression or understanding:
A business, firm or enterprise; a company.
Lack of trust or confidence:
(Carpentry) Full extent; distance between extreme limits; especially; the distance between the nearest surfaces of two bodies, or the space between walls. Synonym Study
implies an unwillingness to believe, often a habitual disposition to doubt, in the absence of absolute certainty or proof
connotes uncertainty characterized by vagueness or confusion
suggests uncertainty characterized by wavering between conclusions
implies such a lack of conviction, as through absence of sufficient evidence, that there can be no certain opinion or decision there is doubt about his guilt
ranges in implication from a mere lack of absolute sureness uncertainty about a date of birth to such vagueness as to preclude anything more than guesswork the uncertainty of the future
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