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Adjective
Not to be trusted or relied upon
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“As a result, the ad is highly misleading, as it rests on highly suspect premises.”
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That cannot be conceived
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Not considered to be respectable in character or appearance
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Being tested
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Deviating from what is considered normal
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Said, without proof, to have taken place or to have a specified illegal or undesirable quality
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Marked by, or given to, unsteady movements
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Predisposed to be skeptical of claims
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Likely to change suddenly and create difficulties or danger
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Causing difficulty, problems or trouble
Verb
To form a supposition
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“If you suspect a heart attack, even if it feels like indigestion, act immediately.”
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To believe (someone) to be guilty
“He said that he did not suspect Taylor but suggested that Kelly may have been responsible for the presence of the drugs.”
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Doubt the genuineness or truth of
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“There wasn't any particular reason to suspect anything, I thought.”
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To expect or want something to happen
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Noun
A person thought to be guilty of a crime or offence
“She told police that the suspect fled on foot after making the threat.”
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A person who is dishonest or a criminal
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Adverb
With an attitude or look of suspicion or disapproval
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