Translation of apprehension in Spanish:

apprehension

Pronunciation: /ˌæprɪˈhentʃən; ˌæprɪˈhenʃən/

n

u
  • 1 (anxiety) aprensión (f), temor (m)
    More example sentences
    • All these concerns, apprehensions, fears and coercions can be rationally addressed.
    • Some write more openly about their fears, apprehensions and emotions.
    • And they have done it primarily by heightening and exploiting public anxieties and apprehensions.
  • 3 (awareness) [formal] percepción (f)
    More example sentences
    • Experiences are grasped through either apprehension or comprehension.
    • The knowledge, then, is transformed either through intention or extension and grasped either by comprehension or apprehension.
    • Wisdom is the pure non-verbal apprehension of All.
    More example sentences
    • Section 18 requires an intention to do grievous bodily harm or an intent to resist or prevent the lawful apprehension or detainer or any person.
    • How public was the juvenile's arrest, apprehension, or the incident that landed the juvenile in the public eye?
    • A warrant of arrest issued for the accused's apprehension.

Definition of apprehension in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day patita
f
leg …
Cultural fact of the day

Today is a public holiday in Peru (Día de la Independencia)