apprehensive definition

  • adjective:
    • nervous or fearful in regards to the future; uneasy. See Synonyms at afraid.
    • effective at comprehension and fast to apprehend.
    • Anticipating anything with anxiety or anxiety.
    • Perceptive; quick to learn; intelligent; capable of grasping using the head or intellect.
    • Capable of apprehending, or quick to take action; apt; discerning.
    • Knowing; conscious; cognizant.
    • Relating to the faculty of apprehension.
    • Anticipative of something bad' fearful of what may be coming; in dread of feasible harm; in hope of evil.
    • Sensible; feeling; perceptive.
    • mentally annoyed over possible misfortune or risk etc
    • fast to comprehend
    • in concern or fear of possible evil or harm
  • others:
    • into the habit of seizing; ready to capture or seize; desirous to lay hold of: made use of virtually and figuratively.
    • fast to master or understand; fast of apprehension.
    • Realizing; aware; cognizant.
    • In a state of apprehension or concern; experiencing alarm; fearful.
    • Inclined to think or suspect; dubious: because, i'm anxious that he cannot comprehend me.
    • Perceptive; experience; delicate.
    • In metaphysics, relating to easy apprehension.

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