Synonyms of trepidation in English:
he sat in the waiting room, full of trepidation
fear, apprehension, dread, fearfulness, apprehensiveness, agitation, anxiety, worry, nervousness, tension, misgivings, unease, uneasiness, foreboding, disquiet, disquietude, perturbation, discomposure, dismay, consternation, alarm, panic, trembling, jumpiness;
informalbutterflies, jitteriness, the jitters, a cold sweat, a blue funk, the heebie-jeebies, the willies, the shakes, the yips, the jim-jams, collywobbles, cold feet
British informalthe (screaming) abdabs/habdabs
Australian rhyming slangJoe Blakes
[Antonyms] calm, equanimity, composure
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