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How to use apprehensive in a sentence
And now, not without a bit of apprehensiveness, he let it out.
He surveyed his brown fists with a certain apprehensiveness, as though they were dangerous parties over whom he had no control.
Her voice was politely remonstrative, with a note of apprehensiveness for the welfare of her mistress.The Ghost Breaker|Charles Goddard
Anger and apprehensiveness were working twin leverage on the Comas executive.Joan of Arc of the North Woods|Holman Day
This morbid disposition is the parent of a continual apprehensiveness which is shown upon all sorts of occasions.Poise: How to Attain It|D. Starke