: a feeling of doubt or suspicion especially concerning a future event
Examples of MISGIVING
- I felt some misgiving about his ability to do the job.
- They regarded the plan with misgiving.
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Related to MISGIVING
- distrust, distrustfulness, dubiety, dubitation [archaic], incertitude, misdoubt, doubt, mistrust, mistrustfulness, query, reservation, skepticism, suspicion, uncertainty
- assurance, belief, certainty, certitude, confidence, conviction, sureness, surety, trust
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