suspicious

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Pronunciation[change]

  • IPA: /səˈspɪʃəs/
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Adjective[change]

Positive
suspicious

Comparative
more suspicious

Superlative
most suspicious

  1. If someone or something is suspicious, you do not trust that person, you suspect that he is doing something shady, or that something odd is happening.
    The man who is inspecting that window seems suspicious.
  2. If you are suspicious, you don't trust people. You suspect something or are distrustful.
    Don't be suspicious of that man; I don't think he's doing anything shady.

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