Part of speech:
(Law) The findings of a court as to the existence of an alleged fact or the application of a particular law
Anxiety is defined as a feeling of being nervous or worried, often as a result of fear of a possible future event.
A specific idea, concept, impression, etc. so formed
Great fear in view of impending evil; fearful apprehension of danger; anticipatory terror.
The definition of a misgiving is a feeling of doubt or distrust about something.
Understanding or knowledge that results from this
The definition of grasp is a firm hold on something.
An act of capturing; a seizing by force or stratagem.
The act of one who seizes, or an instance of this
A holding of a person in custody or confinement by authorities for political or military reasons.
A belief or conclusion held with confidence but not substantiated by positive knowledge or proof:
A feeling of anxiety and agitation caused by the presence or nearness of danger, evil, pain, etc.; timidity; dread; terror; fright; apprehension
An opinion or estimate formed after consideration or deliberation, especially a formal or authoritative decision:
The act of detaining in legal custody:
Inwardly attentive or sensitive to something:
The definition of discerning is showing good judgment or good taste.
Too slight or subtle to be grasped easily by the mind
That is or can be perceived by intuition or common sense
Alarm is defined as a device or call announcing a warning or danger.
The result of such a process; perception, conception, etc.
Fearfulness or timidity preventing the completion of a course of action.
A business, firm or enterprise; a company.
Distrust is defined as a lack of trust or confidence.
(Obs.) Apprehension or fear
A prediction, portent, or presentiment, esp. of something bad or harmful
A state of restlessness or uneasiness; disquietude.
The direct knowing or learning of something without the conscious use of reasoning; immediate understanding
Lack of trust or confidence:
The definition of a presentiment is a feeling of foreboding or an intuitive feeling about something bad that will happen in the future.
Solicitude is defined as care or concern for someone or something.
Something that causes anxiety
To think, speak, or write about a matter in advance.
To ascertain is defined as to verify or confirm something.
To learn something hidden and often improper about:
To foresee is defined as to anticipate something, predict something or realize something before it occurs.
The definition of intuit is to understand something without instruction, or to guess using common sense.
Know is defined as to have an understanding of, be aware of or be familiar with someone or something.
To receive into a particular relation or association, as into one's care or keeping:
To become aware of the nature and significance of; know or comprehend:
The definition of a release is a letting go, setting free or relief.
A failure to understand or interpret correctly.
A cause of terror.
(Obs.) A musty odor, as of moldy tobacco
(Informal) Intense nervous depression or anxiety. Often used with the.
A widespread fear of the collapse of the financial system, resulting in unreasoned attempts to turn property into cash, withdraw money, etc.
A person or thing causing intense fear
(Informal) An arrest.
(In compounds) Of or pertaining to a certain category of professions as symbolized by typical clothing.
A pickup is defined as a small, open truck used for carrying light loads, or the act of lifting something up, or increasing in speed.
Pinch is defined as a squeeze, or a difficulty, or a tiny amount of something.
(Slang) As much as one can hold in a hand; a handful.
A bond or force that attaches or restrains, or by which something is affected or dominated:
Practical understanding or shrewdness:
An impromptu or extralegal system of justice substituted for established judicial procedure:
the act of apprehending (especially apprehending a criminal)
Discernment is defined as the ability to notice the fine-point details, the ability to judge something well or the ability to understand and comprehend something.
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