Another word for apprehension


apprehension, discernment, savvy, understanding - the cognitive condition of someone who understands

Example:- he has virtually no understanding of social cause and effect

apprehension, arrest, catch, collar, pinch, taking into custody - the act of apprehending (especially apprehending a criminal)

Example:- the policeman on the beat got credit for the collar

apprehension, misgiving - painful expectation

apprehension, apprehensiveness, dread - fearful expectation or anticipation

Example:- the student looked around the examination room with apprehension

Tweets containing the word apprehension

Source : WordNet