MISGIVING's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of misgiving
Definition:
n. feeling of doubt, distrust, or apprehension
Example:
I have no misgiving in recommending Ms Liu for the position you have in mind.
Sentence in Classic:
I have known him set out in the night, on a misgiving that the light might not be, by some accident, in the window of the old boat, and walk to Yarmouth.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens Context
With some vague misgiving that she might get upon the table then and there and die at once, the complete realization of the ghastly waxwork at the Fair, I shrank under her touch.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens Context
Nevertheless the guest did at least execute such a convulsive shuffle that the material with which the cushions of the chair were covered came apart, and Manilov gazed at him with some misgiving.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol Context
I have observed that when I wore the semblance of Edward Hyde, none could come near to me at first without a visible misgiving of the flesh.
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde By Robert Louis Stevenson Context
However, the solitude in which he stood was so strangely calm, that this frightful uproar, close and furious as it was, did not disturb him by so much as the shadow of a misgiving.
Les Misérables (V2) By Victor Hugo Context
Perhaps I was over sensitive to such impressions at the time, but I could not help staring at this gallows with a vague misgiving.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville Context
The mental clearness and power he had found in this lonely girl had indeed filled his manner with misgiving even from the first few minutes of close quarters with her.
Return of the Native By Thomas Hardy Context
Legree, though he talked so stoutly to Cassy, still sallied forth from the house with a degree of misgiving which was not common with him.
Uncle Tom's Cabin By Harriet Beecher Stowe Context