Apprehensive Definition

ăprĭ-hĕnsĭv
adjective
Able or quick to apprehend or understand.
Webster's New World
Capable of understanding and quick to apprehend.
American Heritage
Having to do with perceiving or understanding.
Webster's New World
Anxious or fearful about the future; uneasy.
Webster's New World
The definition of apprehensive is a person who is upset or worried about some future event or about the possibility that something will happen.
If you have a premonition that something bad is going to happen and that makes you very concerned and nervous, that is an example of being apprehensive.
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