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apprehension
used in
Jane Eyre
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apprehension
Used in
Jane Eyre
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  • I listened too; and as I happened to be seated quite at the top of the room, I caught most of what he said: its import relieved me from immediate apprehension.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Finding my apprehensions unfounded, however, and calmed by the deep silence that reigned as evening declined at nightfall, I took confidence.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Yesterday I trusted well in Providence, and believed that events were working together for your good and mine: it was a fine day, if you recollect the calmness of the air and sky forbade apprehensions respecting your safety or comfort on your journey.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: apprehension about finals
as in: apprehension of the criminal
as in: conscious apprehension is limited
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