apprehend

[ ap-ri-hend ]SEE DEFINITION OF apprehend

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR APPREHEND

And well might they apprehend so:—For who do you think he is?

Nor let any one apprehend that this subject can ever become trite and vulgar.

"Much the same, I apprehend, as to the rich," answered M'Leod.

Manifest no distrust, or you may invite the danger you appear to apprehend.

If it be for what I apprehend it to be, life will not be supportable upon the terms.

I was commissioned by the king to apprehend the Earl of Huntingdon.

All that I apprehend, may exist merely in my own distempered imagination.

It cannot, cannot be, that I should have cause to apprehend him to be so ungenerous, so bad a man.

But pray, Sir, interrupting him, how came you to apprehend that I should revoke my intention?

Afterwards his master sought to apprehend him and send him off to Jamaica, for sale.

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