how to pronounce apprehend

/ˌæpɹɪˈhɛnd/

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apprehend is pronounced in three syllables

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æpɹɪhɛnd

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An example use of apprehend in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… watched them apprehend a 22 year old and …”

meaning of apprehend

To apprehend means to take into custody or to arrest.

words with pronunciation similar to apprehend

apprehendedpreventapprehensionpretend

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