Significado de “apprehension” - en el Diccionario Inglés

apprehension en inglés británico

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apprehensionnoun [ U ]

uk /ˌæp.rɪˈhen.ʃən/ us /ˌæp.rəˈhen.ʃən/

apprehension noun [ U ] (CATCHING)

formal the situation in which the police catch and arrest someone who has not obeyed the law:

Both the army and the police were involved in the apprehension of the terrorists.

(Definición de apprehension del Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

apprehension en inglés americano

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apprehensionnoun [ U ]

us /ˌæp·rɪˈhen·ʃən/

apprehension noun [ U ] (WORRY)

anxiety about the future; fear of something unpleasant happening:

I felt great apprehension over my first day at work.

apprehension noun [ U ] (TAKING HOLD)

the act of catching and putting a person under police control:

There’s an $8000 reward for the apprehension of the perpetrators.

(Definición de apprehension del Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)