- [noun] fearful expectation or anticipation; "the student looked around the examination room with apprehension"
Synonyms: apprehensiveness, dread
- [noun] the cognitive condition of someone who understands; "he has virtually no understanding of social cause and effect"
Synonyms: understanding, discernment, savvy
- [noun] painful expectation
- [noun] the act of apprehending (especially apprehending a criminal); "the policeman on the beat got credit for the collar"
Synonyms: arrest, catch, collar, pinch, taking into custody
foreboding, premonition, presentiment, boding
gloom, gloominess, somberness
appreciation, grasp, hold
insight, brainstorm, brainwave
realization, realisation, recognition