Übersetzung von “apprehension” — Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch


noun [ no plural ] uk /ˌæp.rɪˈhen.ʃən/ us

worry about the future, or a fear that something unpleasant is going to happen

It’s normal to feel a little apprehension before starting a new job.
There is some apprehension in the office about who the new director will be.

formal the situation in which the police catch and arrest someone who has not obeyed the law

Both the army and the police were involved in the apprehension of the terrorists.

formal the act of understanding something


(Übersetzung von “apprehension” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)