Aghast and Nervous


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Aghast adjective – Filled with fear or dread.
Usage example: I stood there, aghast, as the vile monster made its way toward me

Nervous and aghast are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Nervous" instead an adjective "Aghast".
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Nervous adjective – Feeling or showing uncomfortable feelings of uncertainty.
Aghast and nervous are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Aghast" instead an adjective "Nervous".
Nearby Words: nerve, nervy, nervously
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