misgiving Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “misgiving” in the English Dictionary

"misgiving" in British English

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misgivingnoun [C or U]

uk   us   /ˌmɪsˈɡɪv.ɪŋ/
a ​feeling of ​doubt or ​worry about a ​futureevent: Many ​teachersexpressedserious misgivings about the new ​tests. My only misgiving is that we might not have enough ​time to do the ​job well.
(Definition of misgiving from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"misgiving" in American English

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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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