Translation of "apprehensive" - English-Japanese dictionary


adjective uk /ˌæp·rɪˈhen·sɪv/ us /ˌæp·rɪˈhen·sɪv/

feeling anxious about something that you are going to do

不安な, 心配して
He’s a bit apprehensive about living away from home.
apprehensively adverb uk /ˌæp·rɪˈhen·sɪv·li/ us /ˌæp·rɪˈhen·sɪv·li/

不安そうに, 恐る恐る
They looked at each other apprehensively.

(Translation of “apprehensive” from the Cambridge English–Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)