distrustful

[dis-truhst-fuhl]
adjective
unable or unwilling to trust; doubtful; suspicious: An alert scientist is distrustful of coincidences.

Origin:
1585–95; distrust + -ful

distrustfully, adverb
distrustfulness, noun
predistrustful, adjective
undistrustful, adjective
undistrustfully, adverb
undistrustfulness, noun
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distrust (dɪsˈtrʌst)
 
vb
1.  to regard as untrustworthy or dishonest
 
n
2.  suspicion; doubt
 
dis'truster
 
n
 
dis'trustful
 
adj
 
dis'trustfully
 
adv
 
dis'trustfulness
 
n

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Example sentences
But you have to be also a little bit suspicious, a little bit distrustful.
Nevertheless, the mainlanders are still distrustful.
The good german cook always had been a little distrustful of her.
One can be distrustful of government in a healthy manner and still respect that.
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