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apprehensive
used in The Mill on the Floss

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worried over possible misfortune
  • Philip could hear no word, but he had moved to the opposite side of the piano, and could see Maggie start and blush, raise her eyes an instant toward Stephen's face, but immediately look apprehensively toward himself.
    6.13 -- Book 6 Chapter 13 -- Borne Along by the Tide (35% in)

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