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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Fearful expectation or anticipation.

Usage examples (26)
  • Adjective : apprehensive for the safety of the mountain climbers
  • TUCKER: In that song, "Long White Dress," the narrator recalls apprehensiveness about getting married.
  • I feel a kind of apprehensiveness and terror -- yes, terror, which I cannot describe.
  • But his hugeness could not quite overcome his apprehensiveness. for more
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