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apprehensive
used in Words by Heart

3 uses
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Definition
worried over possible misfortune
  • His silence made her more apprehensive than hearing something terrible would have.
    Three (38% in)
  • Papa looked into Lena's apprehensive face.
    Six (15% in)
  • She cleaned up after the little kids, too apprehensive to eat more than a biscuit herself.
    Eleven (44% in)

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