Adjective "Apprehend" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Apprehend


    Definition:

    1. to take into custody; arrest by legal warrant or authority: The police apprehended the burglars.

    2. to grasp the meaning of; understand, especially intuitively; perceive.

    3. to expect with anxiety, suspicion, or fear; anticipate: apprehending violence. verb (used without object)

    4. to understand.

    5. to be apprehensive, suspicious, or fearful; fear.

    Examples:

    "subjects can be apprehend."

    "people can be apprehend."