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apprehensive
used in Rose Red

2 uses
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Definition
worried over possible misfortune
  • A little giddy, perhaps apprehensive, as it were, we were directed into our seats by the wizened woman and told to remain silent.
    6 — 1911-1915 (54% in)
  • This delicate contact with what I perceive of as the other side has left me far less apprehensive of my own demise, and yet with mixed opinion as to whether I was in Heaven, or Hell, or Purgatory.
    3 — 1908 (23% in)

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