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lacking or indicating lack of confidence or assurance

not established beyond doubt

not established or confirmed

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not certain to occur

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subject to change

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not consistent or dependable

ambiguous (especially in the negative)

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She did not blame Lady Russell, she did not blame herself for having been guided by her; but she felt that were any young person, in similar circumstances, to apply to her for counsel, they would never receive any of such certain immediate wretchedness, such uncertain future good.
Turning towards the hearth, where the two logs had fallen apart, and sent forth only a red uncertain glimmer, he seated himself on his fireside chair, and was stooping to push his logs together, when, to his blurred vision, it seemed as if there were gold on the floor in front of the hearth.
With all her perfections on her head, my Lady Dedlock has come up from her place in Lincolnshire (hotly pursued by the fashionable intelligence) to pass a few days at her house in town previous to her departure for Paris, where her ladyship intends to stay some weeks, after which her movements are uncertain.
TEI believes that current accounting principles are straightforward, provide proper accounting for uncertain tax positions, and balance the potential for understatement or overstatement of tax expense, assets, and liabilities.
Backup QB still uncertain: It's still uncertain whether No.
Two second-century classical texts captivated Renaissance readers, writers, and artists: the Greek Lucius, or the Ass, formerly attributed to Lucian of Samosata but now held to be of uncertain authorship, and the Roman Apuleius' Metamorphoses or The Golden Ass.
They also concluded that consumption of organic produce and juice may shift children's OP pesticide exposure from a range of uncertain risk to a range of negligible risk, as defined by the U.
The direction the stock market will take may be uncertain at this point, yet job growth has maintained its measured pace.
Participants could also signal that they were uncertain whether a tone was higher or lower than the target.
Clarke's most recent evening-length production, An Uncertain Hour, 1995, presented as part of Lincoin Center's ""Serious Fun
in this press release and the above link or described by Apple or MacMall on their web sites, uncertain customer interest in using Windows XP on Macs, and uncertain future compatibility of current or future versions of Windows with Macs and/or Boot Camp.
Another plenary session will address the pending FASB project to update FAS 109 for uncertain tax positions.
But exactly where they came from, whether San Bernardino County or elsewhere, is uncertain.
Also, the Fifth Circuit held that this ruling applies even if a claim is disputed or contingent, with its enforceability uncertain, on the date of death.
Also uncertain is the validity of linear models of dose--response with respect to benzene and leukemia, particularly at doses lower than those encountered in the workplace (and studied) in the past.