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APPREHENSIVE

'APPREHENSIVE' is a 12 letter word starting with A and ending with E

Synonyms, crossword answers and other related words for APPREHENSIVE

We hope that the following list of synonyms for the word apprehensive will help you to finish your crossword today. We've arranged the synonyms in length order so that they are easier to find.

3 letter words

SHY

4 letter words

EDGE - EDGY - TAUT - WARE - WARY - WISE

5 letter words

ALIVE - AWAKE - AWARE - LEERY - NERVY - TENSE - TIMID - UPSET

6 letter words

AFRAID - ON EDGE - QUALMY - QUEASY - SHREWD - UNEASY

7 letter words

ANXIOUS - FEARFUL - GUARDED - IN A STEW - KEYED-UP - KNOWING - MINDFUL - NERVOUS - PANICKY - SINKING - WITTING - ZEALOUS

8 letter words

AGITATED - BOTHERED - INSECURE - ON TIPTOE - QUALMISH - RESTLESS - SENSIBLE - SENTIENT - STRAINED - TIMOROUS - TROUBLED

9 letter words

ALL NERVES - COGNISANT - COGNIZANT - CONCERNED - CONSCIOUS - DISTURBED - EXCITABLE - EXPECTANT - IN A PUCKER - IRRITABLE - MISGIVING - PERTURBED - QUIVERING - SAGACIOUS - TENTATIVE

10 letter words

ALL-KNOWING - ALL-OVERISH - CONVERSANT - DISQUIETED - FOREBODING - FRIGHTENED - HIGH-STRUNG - IN SUSPENSE - INSIGHTFUL - OMNISCIENT - OVERSTRUNG - PERCEPTIVE - PERCIPIENT - PREHENSILE - SOLICITOUS - SUSPICIOUS

11 letter words

ANXIOUSED UP - INTELLIGENT - OVERANXIOUS - SUSPENSEFUL

12 letter words

APPERCEPTIVE - APPERCIPIENT - APPREHENDING - APPREHENSIVE - NERVES ON EDGE

13 letter words

COMPREHENDING - KNOWLEDGEABLE - ON TENTERHOOKS - PERSPICACIOUS - SELF-CONSCIOUS - UNDERSTANDING

15 letter words

WITH BATED BREATH

16 letter words

OVERAPPREHENSIVE - WITH MUSCLES TENSE

Definition of apprehensive

  • in fear or dread of possible evil or harm; "apprehensive for one's life"; "apprehensive of danger"
  • mentally upset over possible misfortune or danger etc; "apprehensive about her job"; "not used to a city and worried about small things"; "felt apprehensive about the consequences"
  • quick to understand; "a kind and apprehensive friend"- Nathaniel Hawthorne


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