Antonyms for apprehensiveˌæp rɪˈhɛn sɪv

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. apprehensive, discerning(adj)

    quick to understand

    "a kind and apprehensive friend"- Nathaniel Hawthorne

    Antonyms:
    unperceptive, easy, unperceiving, fearless, unafraid(p)

    Synonyms:
    discreet, worried, apprehensive, discerning

  2. apprehensive, worried(adj)

    mentally upset over possible misfortune or danger etc

    "apprehensive about her job"; "not used to a city and worried about small things"; "felt apprehensive about the consequences"

    Antonyms:
    easy, unafraid(p), unperceptive, fearless, unperceiving

    Synonyms:
    upset, distressed, worried, apprehensive, disquieted, disturbed, discerning

  3. apprehensive(adj)

    in fear or dread of possible evil or harm

    "apprehensive for one's life"; "apprehensive of danger"

    Antonyms:
    fearless, unperceptive, unperceiving, unafraid(p), easy

    Synonyms:
    worried, discerning

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