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misgivingnoun [C or U]

uk   /ˌmɪsˈɡɪv.ɪŋ/  us   /ˌmɪsˈɡɪv.ɪŋ/
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misgivingnoun [C usually pl]

 us   /mɪsˈɡɪv·ɪŋ/
a ​feeling of ​doubt, ​uncertainty, or ​worry about a ​futureevent: Cheung ​spoke of his ​deep misgivings about ​graduateschool.
(Definition of misgiving from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “misgiving”
in Spanish aprensión…
in Vietnamese mối nghi ngại…
in Malaysian rasa ragu-ragu…
in Thai ความสงสัย…
in French appréhension…
in German die Befürchtung…
in Chinese (Simplified) (对未来事件的)疑虑,担忧…
in Turkish endişe, korku, kaygı…
in Russian опасение, сомнение…
in Indonesian keraguan…
in Chinese (Traditional) (對未來事件的)疑慮,擔憂…
in Polish obawa…
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