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Though shy at first, I learned to convey emotions without apprehension.
SHE’S 90 AND ITALIAN. I’M IN MY 30S AND HALF INDIAN. HERE’S WHY WE’RE THE CLOSEST OF FRIENDS.RAJ TAWNEYJANUARY 27, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Winner was also left with no time to strategize with a lawyer before her speedy apprehension, she noted.
LAURA POITRAS SAYS SHE’S BEEN FIRED BY FIRST LOOK MEDIA OVER REALITY WINNER CONTROVERSY. NOW SHE’S QUESTIONING THE COMPANY’S INTEGRITY.SARAH ELLISONJANUARY 14, 2021WASHINGTON POST
There seemed to have been a lot of apprehension about the blue wave—and we didn’t quite get the blue wave, if you will.
IT’S OFFICIALLY A BLUE WAVE. WHAT THAT HISTORICALLY MEANS FOR STOCKSANNE SRADERSJANUARY 7, 2021FORTUNE
It’s an inevitability of the pandemic, and it’s a constant source of apprehension.
THE CLEVELAND BROWNS WERE AN NFL FEEL-GOOD STORY. THEN THE CORONAVIRUS GOT JEALOUS.JERRY BREWERJANUARY 6, 2021WASHINGTON POST
At the time, there was mild apprehension—but much changed that week.
IS INDOOR DINING SAFE? FIVE HEALTH EXPERTS WEIGH IN.BY LAURIE ARCHBALD-PANNONE ET AL./THE CONVERSATIONJANUARY 6, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
I’ve thrown off my apprehension and replaced it with anticipation.
I DIDN’T THINK I UNDERSTOOD MODERN POETRY. THE LESS I TRIED TO GET IT, THE MORE I CAME TO LOVE IT.RON CHARLESDECEMBER 4, 2020WASHINGTON POST
There was, nonetheless, considerable apprehension among the few hundred USTR staff gathered in the auditorium.
ROBERT LIGHTHIZER BLEW UP 60 YEARS OF TRADE POLICY. NOBODY KNOWS WHAT HAPPENS NEXT.BY LYDIA DEPILLISOCTOBER 13, 2020PROPUBLICA
As the threat of a Covid-19 pandemic emerged earlier this year, many felt a sense of apprehension about what would happen when it reached Africa.
SCIENTISTS ON HOW AFRICA HAS SO FAR WEATHERED THE WORST OF COVID-19’S HEALTH IMPACTMOSES ALOBOOCTOBER 10, 2020QUARTZ
While we welcome the countless statements made by companies promising to combat systemic racism, there is still a lot of apprehension from people of color.
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So the ultimate act of a Good Samaritan — and the irony is, the sort of story that we only associate with bad Samaritans had a Good Samaritan who led to the apprehension of Moseley.
5 PSYCHOLOGY TERMS YOU’RE PROBABLY MISUSING (EP. 334 REBROADCAST)STEPHEN J. DUBNERJANUARY 9, 2020FREAKONOMICS
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WORDS RELATED TO APPREHENSION

  • analyses
  • apprehensions
  • assimilations
  • awarenesses
  • clarifications
  • comprehensions
  • discernment
  • explanations
  • grasps
  • grips
  • insights
  • judgments
  • knowings
  • meanings
  • perceptions
  • readings
  • slants
  • translations
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