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apprehension

US [ˌæprɪˈhenʃ(ə)n]
UK [.æprɪ'henʃ(ə)n]
  • n.恐惧;忧虑;担心;逮捕
  • Web理解;忧惧;领悟
Plural Form:apprehensions  
apprehension
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n.
1.
[u][c]
忧虑;担心;疑惧;恐惧worry or fear that sth unpleasant may happen
There is growing apprehension that fighting will begin again.
人们愈来愈担心会重开战火。
He watched the election results with some apprehension .
他不无忧虑地观察选举结果。
2.
[u]
逮捕;拘押the act of capturing or arresting sb, usually by the police

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