French translation of 'apprehensive'
appréhensif(‑ive)to be apprehensive of sth [consequences]
appréhender qchto be apprehensive about sth (= fearful)
avoir peur de qch
⇒ People are still apprehensive about the future.
Les gens ont encore peur de l'avenir.
Example Sentences Including 'apprehensive'
Now that the first shock was wearing off, Crook began to feel more irritated than apprehensive.Stage Fright
She did not seem bothered by what had happened, nor apprehensive about what might happen next.The Innocents at Home (A Superintendent Kenworthy novel)
Besides, she was, she realised, suddenly a little apprehensive about finally going inside the house whose keys were clutched in her hand.HIDING FROM THE LIGHT
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'apprehensive' in Other Languages
- Arabic: خائِف
- Brazilian Portuguese: apreensivo apreensiva
- Chinese: 忧虑的
- Croatian: zabrinut zabrinuta
- Czech: znepokojený
- Danish: bekymret
- Dutch: ongerust
- European Spanish: aprensivo aprensiva
- Finnish: pelokas
- French: inquiet
- German: ängstlich
- Greek: ανήσυχος ανήσυχη
- Italian: apprensivo apprensiva
- Japanese: 心配して
- Korean: 불안한
- Norwegian: urolig
- Polish: spostrzegawczy spostrzegawcza
- Portuguese: apreensivo apreensiva
- Romanian: temător temătoare, temători, temătoare
- Russian: испытывающий тревогу испытывающая тревогу
- Spanish: aprensivo aprensiva
- Swedish: orolig
- Thai: หวั่นใจ
- Turkish: endişeli
- Ukrainian: стурбований
- Vietnamese: lo lắng
Translation of apprehensive from the Collins English to French Dictionary