Translation of trepidation in Spanish:

trepidation

Pronunciation: /ˌtrepəˈdeɪʃən; ˌtrepɪˈdeɪʃən/

n

uncountable/no numerable
  • [formal] (fear) temor (masculine) [formal], miedo (m); (worry, anxiety) inquietud (f) I entered his office in o with trepidation entré atemorizado en su oficina I must confess to some trepidation about the outcome tengo que reconocer que estoy muy preocupado or inquieto por lo que pueda pasar
    More example sentences
    • For from some deep reaches of my soul, an icy cold fear and trepidation had exploded upward.
    • Selling a property in this country can be a fraught business, full of fear and trepidation and attended by frustration and delay at every point.
    • This he did, in fear and trepidation, taking with him two other church workers who were accompanying him.

Definition of trepidation in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day moto
f
motorcycle …
Cultural fact of the day

The variety of catalán spoken in the Balearic Islands is called mallorquín. Some people regard it as a separate language from Catalan, which enjoys official status, but it is not officially recognized as such.