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Trepidation

Meaning: Nervous uncertainty of feeling

May 6, 2016 12:37 IST
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Meaning: Nervous uncertainty of feeling

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His eyes exhibited trepidation when he sensed paranormal activity in the graveyard.

Pronunciation: trep-i-dey-shuh

Usage/Example: 1. Maybe they will encounter other Muslims with less fear, trepidation and, just perhaps, with more friendliness. (Source: Bucks County Courier Times)

2. Making a decision to uproot one's family is not something one does without trepidation. (Source: Auburn Journal)

3. There is a mixture of anticipation and trepidation as the Eagles prepare to turn their most important job over to Wentz (Source: ESPN)

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