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misgiving

noun [C or U] uk   /ˌmɪsˈɡɪv.ɪŋ/ us  
a feeling of doubt or worry about a future event: Many teachers expressed serious misgivings about the new tests. My only misgiving is that we might not have enough time to do the job well.
Translations of “misgiving”
in Spanish aprensión…
in French appréhension…
in German die Befürchtung…
in Chinese (Traditional) (對未來事件的)疑慮,擔憂…
in Russian опасение, сомнение…
in Turkish endişe, korku, kaygı…
in Chinese (Simplified) (对未来事件的)疑虑,担忧…
in Polish obawa…
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