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  1. misgivingsnoun

    Doubt; hesitation; reluctance; worry; concern.

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

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  1. Misgivings

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

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  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

Examples of misgivings in a Sentence

  1. 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.

  2. Foreign Minister Wang Yi:

    The root of these frictions is that some people in the United States still have strategic misgivings about China, and are worried China will one day replace the United States, i want to stress here again, China is not the United States, and China cannot possibly become another United States.

  3. 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.

  4. 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.

  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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