Definition of misgiving:
intuition, alarm, queasiness, disquietude, distrustfulness, scruple, understanding, taking into custody, suspicion, affright, reservation, arrest, dismay, qualm, collar, certain, consternation, savvy, distrust, apprehensiveness, solicitude, catch, timidity, dread, compunction, hunch, panic, fear, mistrust, fright, terror, discernment, squeamishness, apprehension, suspiciousness, pinch.
When I had ascertained that the thing was an illusion, as I then supposed, there came a misgiving about myself and a terror that fascinated me in impotence to remove my gaze from the eyes of the brute for some moments.- "Green Tea; Mr. Justice Harbottle", Joseph Sheridan LeFanu.
- "French and Oriental Love in a Harem", Mario Uchard.
Of sentiment tons have been lavished upon the extreme importance of the work of the housewife in the home, sometimes, methinks, with a lingering misgiving that she might not be too well content, and might need a little encouragement to be induced to remain there.- "The Trade Union Woman", Alice Henry.