What is the opposite of security?

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Noun
Opposite of the safety of a state, organization, community or object against nefarious activities
“Assessments of a community's vulnerability to wildfires often focus on landscape conditions or ecological factors.”
Noun
Opposite of the state of being free from danger or threat
“The existence of large financial-market actors that do not care about maximizing their profits magnifies the riskiness of the bets.”
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Opposite of the state of feeling safe, stable, and free from fear or anxiety
“She had emotional insecurity, adjustment difficulties, intense emotional reactivity to trivial issues, and was submissive in interpersonal situations.”
Noun
Opposite of the safety from imminent danger provided by a place or location
“Mr. Moto, the famous Asian detective, faces danger at every turn as he tracks diamond smugglers into Puerto Rico.”
Noun
Opposite of care taken to avoid danger or mistakes
Noun
Opposite of a guarantee that a certain outcome or obligation will be fulfilled
Noun
Opposite of the act of protecting
“This was a cowardly, savage and vicious attack on a man who was utterly helpless.”
Noun
Opposite of the health, happiness, and fortunes of a person or group
Noun
Opposite of a person given as a pledge or security for the performance of the conditions of a treaty or stipulations of any kind, on the performance of which the person is to be released
Noun
Opposite of a sum payable as a first installment or pledge on a purchase or contract
“The seller or the auctioneer could file a lawsuit seeking specific performance or other remedies, but usually, the forfeiture of the deposit is all that happens.”
Noun
Opposite of the quality of being dependable or trustworthy
Noun
Opposite of a means or method of defending (against attack)
“Their sacrifice and fierce battle formations would bewilder the Quotakhans' last and largest assault on the City of Shaggar.”
Noun
Opposite of assistance provided
“The drought is becoming a hindrance in our efforts to quell the fires in the northern part of the state.”
Noun
Opposite of mental or emotional calm
“I cannot help but feel some degree of discomposure if we do not get some travel insurance prior to our trip.”
Noun
(figuratively) Opposite of a means or method of defending or buffering (against something)
Noun
Opposite of freedom from worries or problems
Noun
Opposite of exemption from punishment
Noun
Opposite of the condition of being prosperous or of living a prosperous life
“There was a tremendous impression of oneness that held us all together, despite whatever political fate or misfortune had befallen us.”
Noun
Opposite of the action or process of investing money for profit
“It is this core business focus that prompted the divestment of a very profitable but peripheral business.”
Noun
Opposite of tenure
Noun
Opposite of a person or thing perceived as a source of mental or emotional support
“Chocolate and ice-cream had become my weakness, and the scales would be my worst enemy.”
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