Usage examples for apprehension

  1. Indeed there appeared to be good cause for his apprehension, for the Sea Eagle was falling like a stone flung into space. – The Boy Aviators' Flight for a Fortune by Wilbur Lawton
  2. And worse than all, to her apprehension, neither her husband nor her guest had noticed her silence. – Cruel As The Grave by Mrs. Emma D. E. N. Southworth
  3. But he is satisfied that there is no just cause for such an apprehension. – The Journal Of A Mission To The Interior Of Africa, In The Year 1805 by Mungo Park
  4. A sudden look of apprehension in the man's eyes seemed to suggest that he at least understood. – Malcolm Sage, Detective by Herbert George Jenkins
  5. As she felt the touch of my hand and heard the sound of my voice, I thought I saw a look of surprise, apprehension and hesitation in her eyes. – Blindfolded by Earle Ashley Walcott
  6. There was no answer; which caused Frank a vague feeling of apprehension. – The Boy Aviators in Africa by Captain Wilbur Lawton
  7. The suggestion it conveyed gave Skinner a touch of apprehension. – Skinner's Dress Suit by Henry Irving Dodge
  8. And yet my apprehension increased. – Richard Carvel, Complete by Winston Churchill Last Updated: March 5, 2009
  9. My husband is looking forward to the approaching time with great apprehension. – Letters of a Javanese Princess by Raden Adjeng Kartini Commentator: Louis Couperus
  10. As Blackmore was noted for his mastery of the " lining" game, however, we had no apprehension of trouble in this department. – Down the Columbia by Lewis R. Freeman
  11. We have so conducted ourselves that not one person in our home has the smallest apprehension of the truth. – The Life and Letters of Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, Volume I (of 2) by Florence A. Thomas Marshall
  12. An atmosphere of apprehension prevailed about the table. – Garrick's Pupil by Auguston Filon
  13. He stared into the room without care or apprehension, and then dropped again out of the reach of the light. – At the Villa Rose by A. E. W. Mason
  14. The Celebrity lost his resentment; apprehension took its place. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  15. He had therefore but little apprehension for his rear. – Stonewall Jackson And The American Civil War by G. F. R. Henderson
  16. Thank Heaven, I think there is not the slightest cause for apprehension. – Lady Audley's Secret by Mary Elizabeth Braddon
  17. Anger had gone from his manner; instead there was a pallor of apprehension in the clean- cut face. – The Chase of the Golden Plate by Jacques Futrelle
  18. This was doubtless the result of his accurate apprehension of his relation to the country. – From the Easy Chair, series 2 by George William Curtis
  19. Henry had heard the exclamation as well as I. To my surprise, it appeared to bring him annoyance or apprehension rather than amusement. – Blindfolded by Earle Ashley Walcott
  20. Your husband's case will have consideration, but I scarcely fancy he need have any great apprehension, and I must try to make you comfortable in the meanwhile. – The Cattle-Baron's Daughter by Harold Bindloss