suspicion

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Singular
suspicion

Plural
suspicions

  1. (countable & uncountable) A suspicion is a feeling that something, often bad, might be true.
    She had a growing suspicion that he had forgotten to lock his door.
    He was arrested on suspicion of murder.
  2. (countable & uncountable) Suspicion is a feeling of doubt.
    Deep suspicion towards foreigners is sadly common here.

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