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apprehension
used in Dracula

2 uses
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Definition
worry about what is to come
  • I had a horrible sinking in my heart, and from Van Helsing's face I gathered that he felt some fear or apprehension as to what was to come.
    Chapter 21 (15% in)
apprehension = worry
  • I saw him leave for Whitby with as brave a face as could, but I was sick with apprehension.
    Chapter 17 (76% in)
apprehension = worry
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