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Definitions for misgiving
mɪsˈgɪv ɪŋmis·giv·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. scruple, qualm, misgivingnoun

    uneasiness about the fitness of an action

  2. apprehension, misgivingnoun

    painful expectation

  3. misgiving, mistrust, distrust, suspicionnoun

    doubt about someone's honesty


  1. misgivingnoun

    doubt, apprehension, a feeling of dread

Webster Dictionary

  1. Misgiving

    of Misgive

  2. Misgivingnoun

    evil premonition; doubt; distrust

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of misgiving in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of misgiving in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of misgiving in a Sentence

  1. Sophocles:

    A prudent mind can see room for misgiving, lest he who prospers would one day suffer reverse.

  2. Vicente Lim:

    My greatest misgiving in this Army is the old system of the Filipino people. For an honest man it is rather the cause of my unhappiness. I am unhappy every time I see an officer or a reserve given more advantage over his brother officer because of his political or personal pull. That irritates me so much, I just cannot get over it.

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