Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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I received the deputation with a trembling and apprehensive heart.

They are apprehensive that Mr. Lovelace will be there with design to come home with me.

And from this examination he was satisfied of one fact which made him uneasy, apprehensive.

Some people would have been apprehensive of what might pass between her and Mrs. Greme.

He was worried and apprehensive, yet the camp lured his mate and she was loath to depart.

The men were lined up on a level bit, nervous, apprehensive.

But Helen left him no time to finish his apprehensive inquiries.

While Sutter looked on with apprehensive eyes, he began to tinker with the wiring.

Its occupants were apprehensive, but hungry for the loot they had been assured was theirs.

For "born dare-devils," self-confessed, they were a nervous and apprehensive pair.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.