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  1. misgivings(Noun)

    Doubt; hesitation; reluctance; worry; concern.

    I had some misgivings about hiring someone so young, but it has worked out well.


  1. Misgivings

    "Misgivings" is the tenth episode of the fourth season of the HBO original series The Wire. Written by Ed Burns from a story by Ed Burns & Eric Overmyer, and directed by Ernest Dickerson, it originally aired on November 19, 2006.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of misgivings in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of misgivings in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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  1. Steve Perillo:

    I have misgivings about his style, a lot of people should, you don’t want to bully people, it was a silly thing.

  2. John Robertson:

    The economy is in such a dire state and Mugabe's rapprochement with Western donors is a realization that he has very few options - even if he may have personal misgivings and it goes against his political beliefs.

  3. Economy Minister Sigmar Gabriel:

    Should this in fact confirm the misgivings expressed by IG BCE and Verdi of an industry meltdown with a considerable loss of jobs, then the economy ministry will of course change its proposals to achieve its climate targets.

  4. Michel Barnier:

    We know that there are misgivings in Britain that the backstop could keep Britain forever connected to the EU, this is not the case. And we are ready to give further guarantees, assurances and clarifications that the backstop should only be temporary.

  5. Bruce Huber:

    This is an exceedingly uncommon situation for the court to step in, and it jeopardizes the plan all together from going into affect while President Obama remains in office, the Supreme Court's order signals serious misgivings among some of the justices about the legality of the plan.

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