- anticipate with dread or anxietyFound on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=apprehend
(ăp`pre*hĕnd') transitive verb
[ imperfect & past participle Apprehended
; present participle & verbal noun Apprehending
.] [ Latin apprehendere
to lay hold of, seize; ...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/A/109
Ap`pre·hend' intransitive verb 1.
To think, believe, or be of opinion; to understand; to suppose. 2.
To be apprehensive; to fear. « It is worse to apprehend
than to suffer. Rowe.
» Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/A/109
quail at verb
anticipate with dread or anxietyFound on https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20974
• (v. t.) To anticipate; esp., to anticipate with anxiety, dread, or fear; to fear. • (v. i.) To be apprehensive; to fear. • (v. t.) Hence: To take or seize (a person) by legal process; to arrest; as, to apprehend a criminal. • (v. t.) To know or learn with certainty. • (v. i.) To think, believe, or be of opinion; to unders...Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/apprehend/
apprehend, apprehending 1. To take into custody; arrest: apprehended the murderer. 2. To grasp mentally; understand: a candidate who apprehends the significance of geopolitical issues. 3. To become conscious of, as through the emotions or senses; to perceive. 4. To understand something.Found on http://www.wordinfo.info/words/index/info/view_unit/1747/
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