apprehensive

Listen:
UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˌæprɪˈhɛnsɪv/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˌæprɪˈhɛnsɪv/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(ap′ri hensiv)


WordReference English Collocations © 2020

apprehensive

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
adj
  1. am feeling apprehensive about
  2. am still a little apprehensive [about, to]
  3. appeared apprehensive to...
  4. always feel apprehensive before...
  5. am always apprehensive before...
  6. am apprehensive to [go, say, try, use, take]
  7. apprehensive about [going]
  8. was apprehensive at [first, the beginning]
  9. apprehensive and [worried, nervous, anxious]
  10. always makes me (feel) apprehensive
  11. am apprehensive because
  12. what I am most apprehensive about is...
  13. what makes me most apprehensive is...
  14. started feeling [more, less] apprehensive
  15. always get apprehensive when
  16. gave me an apprehensive look
  17. had an apprehensive look in his eyes
  18. had an apprehensive look on her face
  19. could [see, tell] she was apprehensive (by)
'apprehensive' also found in these entries:
Advertisements
Advertisements

Report an inappropriate ad.