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distrustful

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adjective dis·trust·ful \-ˈtrəs(t)-fəl\

Definition of distrustful

  1. :  having or showing distrust

dis·trust·ful·ly play \-fə-lē\ adverb
dis·trust·ful·ness noun


Examples of distrustful

  1. <she was distrustful of her boyfriend's claim of having saved the kitten from a raging fire>

  2. <naturally distrustful of politicians who claim to have all the answers>



1589

First Known Use of distrustful

1589

Rhymes with distrustful



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