Synonyms for self-doubt

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How can a man be sufficiently wanting in self-doubt as to believe in himself?

The moments of silence were expanded by gathering compunction and self-doubt.

Her self-doubt was grappled by a stronger will and a stronger conviction than her own.

I seem to detect a sort of self-doubt—as though she feared making some error.

Peter was very tender-hearted, very sympathetic, very prone to self-doubt.

She had no time for self-doubt or self-reproach, no time even for self-consciousness.

My habitual mood of humiliation, self-doubt, forlorn depression, fell damp on the embers of my decaying ire.

The spectre of self-doubt—long laid to rest by music and pageantry—was raised afresh by this new and unexpected development.

The thought of such characters can sustain us even in our own self-doubt.

If he were naturally observant, he would see this; if he were given at all to self-doubt, he would feel it.

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