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Synonyms of misgiving

Noun


1. scruple, qualm, misgiving, anxiety

usage: uneasiness about the fitness of an action

2. apprehension, misgiving, expectation, outlook, prospect

usage: painful expectation

3. misgiving, mistrust, distrust, suspicion, doubt, uncertainty, incertitude, dubiety, doubtfulness, dubiousness

usage: doubt about someone's honesty

Verb


1. misgive, worry, vex

usage: suggest fear or doubt; "Her heart misgave her that she had acted inexcusably"

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