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apprehend
used in The Grapes of Wrath

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Definition
fear, or anticipate with worry
  • The wills thrust westward ahead of them, and fears that had once apprehended drought or flood now lingered with anything that might stop the westward crawling.
    Chapter 17 (46% in)
apprehended = worried about
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