I devolved into the worst-case scenario of the needy, insecure housewife.
But an insecure majority constantly seeks confirmation of its own superiority by searching for inferiorities in others.
With its eastern borders under siege from Russia, Ukrainians feel cornered and insecure.
insecure in·se·cure (ĭn'sĭ-kyur')
Lacking emotional stability; not well-adjusted.
Lacking self-confidence; plagued by anxiety.