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Not to be trusted or relied upon
“As a result, the ad is highly misleading, as it rests on highly suspect premises.”
To form an opinion from little or no evidence
“If you suspect a heart attack, even if it feels like indigestion, act immediately.”
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.”
Doubt the genuineness or truth of
“There wasn't any particular reason to suspect anything, I thought.”
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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