She was modest and diffident about her achievements.
for someone who makes a living performing for other people, the actress is remarkably diffident in real life
He was too diffident to express his opinion.
For those who are rather diffident about facing a public examination, there are helpful ‘proxy writers’ available
English word "niepewny"(diffident) occurs in sets:Fiszki z książki - "Winner Take All" (Larry Evans)Fiszki z książki - "Joseph Conrad" (Hugh Walpole)Fiszki z książki - "Joseph Conrad" (Hugh Walpole)Fiszki z książki - "'Farewell'" (W. H. Stacpoole)Vocabulary II - Character and Personality
It's uncertain if he'll come.
I am uncertain as to whether I am the right person for the job.
an uncertain future
The father is always uncertain.
The weather is uncertain at this time of year.
He is wise who neither hopes nor fears anything from the uncertain future.
I was uncertain of my ability to do it.
Philosophy teaches us to feel uncertain about the things that seem to us self-evident. Propaganda, on the other hand, teaches us to accept as self-evident matters about which it would be reasonable to suspend our judgment or to feel doubt.
He took an uncertain stance.
We had uncertain weather last month.
1. [question word] She's uncertain whether to go to New Zealand or not. / He was uncertain about his brother's intentions.[+about] / They were uncertain of the total value of the transaction.[+of] /2. It's uncertain whether they will accept the plan.
She's uncertain whether to go to New Zealand or not. I'm uncertain about what to do next.
She was uncertain about how much money the trip would cost.
Their participation in the competition is uncertain.
English word "niepewny"(uncertain) occurs in sets:The hound of the baskervillesModule 2 - 26.02.2017 - 2EZIangielski cechy charakteru 3SŁOWNICTWO 29 (GRUDZIEŃ 2013)Moduł 6 Podręcznik matura explorer
Unsure of which suitor she wanted to marry, the princess vacillated, saying now one, now the other.
If you’re unsure, ask the customer to spell their name.
He was unsure
Overwhelmed and unsure of myself.
English word "niepewny"(unsure) occurs in sets:Adjectives and prefixes (un-, in-, im-, dis-)Unit 8 Present perfect (2) (I have done) ogólnieCzłowiek - poziom A1 cz.2FCE Unit 9 - part 2Fotografia - pozowanie
I won’t ask Colin for help because he is unreliable.
Frankly speaking, he is an unreliable man.
he’s lazy and unreliable
That car's so unreliable it'll never make it to London.
Do not count on him, he’s unreliable.
Moran has proven himself to be extremely unreliable.
It shows what an unreliable person he is.
He is a bit unreliable. (don't do what they say they will do).
He's a dishonest unreliable man so don't trust him
Jane is renowned for being unreliable, so expect her to be late.
He's totally unreliable as a source of information.
Emily cannot be trusted. She often cancels things at the last minute or just doesn't turn up. She is unreliable.
It’s such an unreliable bus service – I never know what time I'll arrive at the office!
unreliable witness, evidence
Our experiment has revealed that his report was unreliable.
English word "niepewny"(unreliable) occurs in sets:Matura Choices pre-intermediate Module: 9Słownictwo angielkie z podręcznika Matura Solution...Unit 2 - affixes and prefixesMarket Leader, Unit 3 - Building Relationships [EX...do kartkówki, ang. podst. słówka
He answered quietly, in a faltering voice.
English word "niepewny"(faltering) occurs in sets:Fiszki z książki - "A Boy's Will" (Robert Frost)Fiszki z książki - "The Snare" (Richard R. Smith)Fiszki z książki - "Madonna Mary" (Mrs. Oliphant)Fiszki z książki - "The Snowball" (Stanley J. Weyman)Fiszki z książki - "The Two Marys" (Margaret Oliph...
They left the situation unsettled.
We shouldn't leave the matter unsettled.
He was very unsettled, very angry with life.
The constitutional question of whether a President could be impeached for offenses committed before he took office is unsettled, but, as Clinton’s case showed, civil proceedings contain risks whenever a President testifies under oath.
When the ship arrives in port it makes the people unsettled.
Americans appear unsettled and uncontrolled to Japanese.
Throughout the aftermath of the explosion, Jason's easiness unsettled the survivors.
English word "niepewny"(unsettled) occurs in sets:Fiszki z książki - "The Demi-Urge" (Thomas Michael...Fiszki z książki - "A sermon, preached in St. Pete...Fiszki z książki - "Cupid's Fair-Weather Booke Inc...Pogoda słówka angielskiePogoda słówka angielskie
he eventually tried a few tentative steps round his hospital room
These recommendations are only tentative.
Keep in mind that this is a tentative application.
to sound tentative
Here is a tentative plan of what I want to do.
This time it was a tentative pull, not solid nor heavy.
If integrations are configured, the participants’ Microsoft Exchange Server calendar statuses are displayed including busy, out of the office, and tentative.
I'm taking the first tentative steps towards fitness.
The two companies have announced a tentative deal.
In the beginning of this game we were very tentative; Here is a tentative plan of what I want to do.
Her English is correct but tentative.
the first ever pupil knocked tentatively at the front door.
Attached is the tentative agenda.
English word "niepewny"(tentative) occurs in sets:Coś tam i trochę ThoraInformatic article part 1lower advanced course U2Military words
Her health remained precarious, despite the treatment. a precarious mountain trail
a precarious situation
People smoke to relax and forget their cares, but ironically, in terms of health risks, smoking is far more precarious than either mountain-climbing or skydiving.
The museum is in a financially precarious position.
The world is a precarious place.
Your position is precarious
The lorry was lodged in a very precarious way, with its front wheels hanging over the cliff.
English word "niepewny"(precarious) occurs in sets:Fiszki z książki - "A Stiptick for a Bleeding Nati...the rise of the bicycleKochanice KrólaDeep Work wordsenglish to polish
His short stature makes him feel insecure.
She's very insecure.
1. Isn't that a very insecure profession? / 2. I don't know why you're still so insecure.
you have nothing to be insecure about, Anna knows that I'm very insecure about my back, many of our staff are worried cause their jobs are insecure
Maybe if you'd put in some effort you wouldn't be so insecure.
Insecure people have little confidence and are uncertain about their own abilities or if other people really like them: He still feels insecure about his ability to do the job. [+ about] / How can you be so insecure?
He still feels insecure about his ability to do the job. [+ about] / How can you be so insecure? / Cellular phones are inherently insecure, as anyone can listen to and record conversations. / Isn't that a very insecure profession?
Being insecure makes you an easy target for mean people.
My daughter felt very insecure when she went to a new school.
Her ex-boyfriend was so insecure he’d check her emails every day.
But in fact he always seemed insecure underneath
Hannah isn’t a confident child, I think she’s insecure.
Eleanor was shy and insecure as a child.
He is insecure, he always worries about what people think of him.
I think she's insecure and probably very impressionable.
English word "niepewny"(insecure) occurs in sets:Present perfect SINCE JUST ALREADY YETtalking about people upper intermediatePRESENT PERFECT SINCE JUST YET ALREADYCechy charakteru z przykładamiCechy charakteru
I observed that his hands were unsteady.
He was unsteady on his feet.
The ladder looks a bit unsteady.
unsteady geit, unsteady man, you look unsteady
The alcohol had made her unsteady on her feet
The gait of my friend was unsteady, and the bells upon his cap jingled as he strode.
English word "niepewny"(unsteady) occurs in sets:Fiszki z książki - "Grandma's Memories" (Mary D. B...Fiszki z książki - "The Gipsy Fortune Teller" (W. ...Unit 1 My Matura SuccessFiszki z książki - "Throwing-sticks in the Nationa...vocab unit I
to get choppy
The boat danced on the choppy water.
English word "niepewny"(choppy) occurs in sets:Fiszki z książki - "What Do You Read?" (Boyd Ellanby)angielski dział 2
Maybe now you are hesitant, but when you are on holiday, you will be grateful for my decisions.
I'm a little hesitant to ask a favor of that person.
I'm rather hesitant about asking him a favor.
his narration was hesitant
He was hesitant to change his mind.
You seemed a bit hesitant about recommending that restaurant
You seemed a bit hesitant about recommending that restaurant - is something wrong with it?
Well, I was a little hesitant to say anything.
Pooling on the floor and creeping across the dirt like a hesitant animal.
She was hesitant about returning to her home town
If you are hesitant, you do not do something immediately or quickly because you are nervous or not certain: You seemed a bit hesitant about recommending that restaurant - is something wrong with it?
Clients are hesitant about buying.
"Don't be so hesitant. Make your choice finally"
Many witnesses are still hesitant to come forward.
a hesitant female voice said, “Hola?”
All I did was run a little and now my knees are wobbly.
a wobbly leg; a wobbly tooth
In Dragoni's first big scene she was wobbly and her voice broke.
my legs feel wobbly
14. unsure of
I was unsure of the reaction I would get.
English word "niepewny"(unsure of) occurs in sets:pierwsza lekcja