Specifically: To give doubt and apprehension to, instead of confidence and courage; to impart fear to; to make irresolute; -- usually said of the mind or heart, and followed by the objective personal pronoun. [1913 Webster
"So doth my heart misgive me in these conflicts
What may befall him, to his harm and ours."
"Such whose consciences misgave them, how ill they had deserved."