French translation of 'apprehension'
- (= arrest) [of suspect, criminal, offender, murderer, culprit]
- (= fear) [of fact, risk]
inquiétude fin apprehension
par crainteto tremble with apprehension
trembler de crainte
⇒ She trembled with apprehension.
Elle tremblait de crainte.
Example Sentences Including 'apprehension'
He waited with sickening apprehension for the next aircraft.A Daystar of Fear
I stared at the title in apprehension , hardly noticing Sue's triumphant entry into the room, clad in jeans.Whistler in the Dark
In Peter's case, behind all his responses lurked a chronic panic, which coloured -- or obscured -- his apprehension of reality.INSTANCES OF THE NUMBER 3 (2002)
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Translation of apprehension from the Collins English to French Dictionary