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apprehension
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Gone with the Wind
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apprehension
Used in
Gone with the Wind
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  • He looked up in sudden anguished apprehension.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Aunt Pitty's apprehensions quieted when she saw that Rhett was on his best behavior.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • For some time there had been an agitation in Washington to confiscate all "Rebel property" to pay the United States' war debt and this agitation had kept Scarlett in a state of anguished apprehension.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Her wrinkled black face was a study in anger and apprehension and her lip was pushed out farther than Scarlett could ever remember.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Between her nervous apprehension over the thought that Melanie's time was approaching and her unconscious straining to hear the sound of the cannon, she could hardly eat.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Thank you for your apprehensions, but there hasn't been an active Klan since shortly after I stopped being a Scallawag and became an humble Democrat.  (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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