Synonyms of trepidation in English:


See definition of trepidation


1‘he sat in the waiting room, full of trepidation’


fear, apprehension, dread, fearfulness, apprehensiveness, agitation, anxiety, worry, nervousness, tension, misgivings, unease, uneasiness, foreboding, disquiet, disquietude, perturbation, discomposure, dismay, consternation, alarm, panic, trembling, jumpiness

British nerviness

informal butterflies, jitteriness, the jitters, a cold sweat, a blue funk, the heebie-jeebies, the willies, the shakes, the yips, the jim-jams, collywobbles, cold feet

British informal the abdabs, the habdabs, the screaming abdabs, the screaming habdabs

Australian rhyming slang Joe Blakes


calm, equanimity, composure