their apprehension

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  • Their apprehension seems to be of his growing a fine gentleman. Cited from Letters of Horace Walpole v3, Horace Walpole
  • The closer they approached the fort the greater became their apprehension that all would not be well. Cited from Out Of Time's Abyss, Edgar Rice Burroughs
  • But on seeing that he was coming on a peaceful mission, they lost their apprehension. Cited from History of the Philippines, by Antonio de Morga
  • But people afterwards called to mind many things which ought to have roused their apprehensions. Cited from Critical and Historical Essays, by Macaulay V1
  • Their apprehensions, however, of danger from the revolution in England still continued. Cited from The Life of George Washington, Vol. 1 (of 5), by John Marshall
  • The result proved that they had reason for their apprehensions. Cited from True Stories of History and Biography, by Nathaniel Hawthorne
  • Then they abandoned themselves some moments to the unrestricted play of their apprehensions. Cited from Entire PG Edition of William Dean Howells
  • These kind people embraced me with many tears and expressed their apprehensions for the safety of the ship. Cited from A Voyage to the South Sea, by William Bligh
  • They had hinted to me their apprehensions about a piece of water. Cited from The History of Sir Charles Grandison, Volume 4 (of 7), Samuel Richardson
  • I am glad to say, however, that the curiosity of my party was stronger than their apprehensions. Cited from A Visit to the Holy Land, Egypt, and Italy, by Ida Pfeiffer
  • Similar orders for their appearance and, when these were disregarded, for their apprehension, were issued. Cited from Constitutional History of England From 1760 to 1860, Charles Duke Yonge
  • Some of the girls permitted their apprehension to be seen. Cited from The High School Pitcher, by H. Irving Hancock
  • Their apprehensions were far broader, if less calculated to influence a popular vote. Cited from American Eloquence, Volume III (of 4), by Various
  • This they deemed a sufficient evidence of the justice of their apprehensions. Cited from Eugene Aram, by E. B. Lytton, Book 1
  • Yet they refused to express their apprehensions to one another, and waited, their hearts now and then beating heavily. Cited from The Star of Gettysburg, Joseph A. Altsheler
  • I relieve them of their apprehensions, and thus become popular with the small shoals. Cited from Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, No. 333, July 1843, Vol. 54
  • But there was no need for their apprehension. Cited from The Golden Shoemaker, by J. W. Keyworth
  • When the sailors expressed their apprehensions of perishing, the king asked if they were afraid to die in his company? Cited from The History of England in Three Volumes, Vol.II, by Tobias Smollett
  • A warrant was actually issued for their apprehension, though never executed. Cited from The Press-Gang Afloat and Ashore, by J. Hutchinson
  • Time, that test of truth, has shewn us how groundless their apprehensions were. Cited from The Infant System, by Samuel Wilderspin
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