trepidant

adjective
trep·i·dant | \ˈtre-pə-dənt \

Definition of trepidant 

First Known Use of trepidant

1892, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for trepidant

Latin trepidant-, trepidans, present participle of trepidare

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