appréhender

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Borrowed from Latin apprehendere, present active infinitive of apprehendō. Doublet of apprendre, which was inherited.

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appréhender

  1. to apprehend
    J'appréhende beaucoup les évènements à venir.
  2. to dread
  3. to catch, apprehend
    Le malfaiteur a été appréhendé en douceur.

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