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Origin of trepidation
OTHER WORDS FROM trepidationtrep·i·da·tious, adjectivetrep·i·da·tious·ly, adverb
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Example sentences from the Web for trepidation
He attacked decisively off the dribble, moved smoothly up the court and took contact without trepidation.With Anthony Davis back and LeBron James on the way, Lakers hope to ‘control our own destiny’|Ben Golliver|April 23, 2021|Washington Post
Whatever trepidation she may have felt going in, the reality was far worse.Haunted by a grisly execution, an investigator decides to dig deeper|Daniel Stashower|March 5, 2021|Washington Post
For the first time, Fred Steese walked into a Las Vegas courtroom on Monday without reason for trepidation.
“I feel a shaking of the ground I stand on,” Carson tells Mrs. Hughes with trepidation.
“I brought it with no small degree of trepidation,” Kucinich recalled in a lengthy phone conversation with the Daily Beast.Repubs Should Take It From Kucinich: Impeachment Isn’t Worth It|Eleanor Clift|December 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Less than a month before Election Day, Pressler seems to be feeling some trepidation about his movement in the polls.South Dakota's Bizarre Four-Way (Senate Election, That Is)|Ben Jacobs|October 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Asked whether he had any trepidation about joining a show about a bunch of Hollywood brats, Johnson said yes.The Fabulous Life of EJ Johnson, the Stylish Son of the Lakers Legend|Itay Hod|June 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Hope and trepidation persists that the twins presence indicates the coming of an Avengers/X-Men crossover film.
Two persons watched over her, and covered the mistakes she made in her nervous trepidation.A Charming Fellow, Volume II (of 3)|Frances Eleanor Trollope
Sylvia had never been called Miss Garrison before, and it was not without trepidation that she heard herself so addressed.A Hoosier Chronicle|Meredith Nicholson
I was very much in earnest, and I waited with nervous trepidation to see the effect of my peroration.The Adventures of Louis de Rougemont|Louis de Rougemont
The door was open on to the landing, and I crossed the room, not without some inward trepidation, and went out.
Her mind was in a ferment of elation and doubt, of trepidation and joyful anticipation.Quin|Alice Hegan Rice