Our brand new whole school word of the week, voted for by pupils, is…
Meaning: anxious or fearful that something bad or unpleasant will happen.
Example: “He felt apprehensive about walking through the woods.”
Synonyms: anxious, alarmed, worried, uneasy, nervous, concerned, agitated, restless, edgy, on edge, fidgety, tense, stressed, neurotic, panicky…
Can you use apprehensive in conversation before next Friday’s assembly? Or, even better, can you use it correctly in your writing?
Try leaving a comment below with a sentence that includes apprehensive.