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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A feeling of alarm or dread.

Usage examples (35)
  • With great trepidation, she agreed to manage the company during the crises.
  • They shall tremble forth from their holes: they shall in trepidation turn to the
  • The world watches in trepidation as the wildfires of chaos sweep from France across Europe.
  • So, Saturday, I ran up to the local place, armed with a certain trepidation for an inflated price. for more
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