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Synonyms and Antonyms of apprehension

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apprehension

synonym (synonym of apprehension)

hypernym (apprehension IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • fearful expectation or anticipation (noun.feeling)
    an emotion experienced in anticipation of some specific pain or danger (usually accompanied by a desire to flee or fight) (noun.feeling)
     
  • painful expectation (noun.cognition)
    belief about (or mental picture of) the future (noun.cognition)
     
  • the act of apprehending (especially apprehending a criminal) (noun.act)
    the act of forcibly dispossessing an owner of property (noun.act)
     
  • the cognitive condition of someone who understands (noun.cognition)
    a clear and certain mental apprehension (noun.cognition)
     

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF apprehension relation)

  • fearful expectation or anticipation (noun.feeling)
    a feeling of alarm or dread (noun.feeling)
     
  • (noun.feeling)
    a feeling of evil to come (noun.feeling)
     
  • (noun.feeling)
    apprehension about what is going to happen (noun.feeling)
     
  • (noun.feeling)
    a feeling of melancholy apprehension (noun.feeling)
     
  • (noun.feeling)
    a sudden numbing dread (noun.feeling)
     
  • the cognitive condition of someone who understands (noun.cognition)
    an ability to understand the meaning or importance of something (or the knowledge acquired as a result) (noun.cognition)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    an understanding of yourself and your goals and abilities (noun.cognition)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    a slight or superficial understanding of a subject (noun.cognition)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    understanding of the nature or meaning or quality or magnitude of something (noun.cognition)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    understanding with difficulty (noun.cognition)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    understanding the nature of an event after it has happened (noun.cognition)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    the clear (and often sudden) understanding of a complex situation (noun.cognition)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    coming to understand something clearly and distinctly (noun.cognition)
     

derivation (.... is derived from apprehension)

synonym hypernym hyponym derivation apprehensiveness dread discernment misgiving arrest catch capture gaining control seizure knowing expectation outlook comprehension self-knowledge smattering appreciation grasping apprehend arrest capture catch compass comprehend

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