[ in-ap-ri-hen-siv ]
/ ˌɪn æp rɪˈhɛn sɪv /
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not apprehensive (often followed by of).
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OTHER WORDS FROM inapprehensivein·ap·pre·hen·sive·ly, adverbin·ap·pre·hen·sive·ness, noun
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How to use inapprehensive in a sentence
For years, it seems, he has been writing poetry, but it is only recently that an inapprehensive country has awakened to the fact.Rebel Verses|Bernard Gilbert
All the birds of this class are strangely inapprehensive of danger when moulting or hatching.The Highlands of Ethiopia|William Cornwallis Harris
British Dictionary definitions for inapprehensive
/ (ˌɪnæprɪˈhɛnsɪv) /
not perceiving or feeling fear or anxiety; untroubled
rare unable to understand; imperceptive
Derived forms of inapprehensiveinapprehensively, adverbinapprehensiveness, noun
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