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apprehensive
used in War and Peace

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Definition
worried over possible misfortune
  • She turned away, and then, as if fearing he might take her words as meant to move him to pity, looked at him with an apprehensive glance of inquiry.
    Book Ten — 1812 (38% in)
  • Helene understood that the question was very simple and easy from the ecclesiastical point of view, and that her directors were making difficulties only because they were apprehensive as to how the matter would be regarded by the secular authorities.
    Book Eleven — 1812 (15% in)

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