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apprehension
as in:  apprehension of the criminal


The tip led to the criminal’s apprehension in Mexico.
  the capture of a criminal
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  • The tip led to the criminal’s apprehension in Mexico.
  • So far, she has evaded apprehension, but it’s just a matter of time.
  • One must also bear in mind the strange coincidence that what is argued to be a wrong identification led to the apprehension of an associate who immediately confessed.
    Alan Paton  --  Cry, the Beloved Country
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Associated words [difficulty]:   apprehension [2] , apprehensive [1] , apprehend [3] , apprehend [4]
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Most commonly used in these subjects:   Fine Arts & Music, Classic Literature, Logic & Reasoning
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