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Significado de “apprehension” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "apprehension" - Diccionario Inglés

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apprehensionnoun [U]

uk   /ˌæp.rɪˈhen.ʃən/  us   /ˌæp.rəˈhen.ʃən/
  • apprehension noun [U] (WORRY)

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.
(Definition of apprehension from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "apprehension" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

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apprehensionnoun [U]

 us   /ˌæp·rɪˈhen·ʃən/
  • apprehension noun [U] (WORRY)

anxiety about the ​future; ​fear of something ​unpleasanthappening: I ​feltgreat apprehension over my first ​day at ​work.
  • apprehension noun [U] (TAKING HOLD)

the ​act of ​catching and putting a ​person under ​policecontrol: There’s an $8000 ​reward for the apprehension of the perpetrators.
(Definition of apprehension from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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“apprehension” in American English

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by Liz Walter If you are a learner of English and you are confused about the words there, their and they’re, let me reassure you: many, many people with English as their first language share your problem! You only have to take a look at the ‘comments’ sections on the website of, for example, a popular

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