oversuspicious

adjective
over·​sus·​pi·​cious | \ ˌō-vər-sə-ˈspi-shəs How to pronounce oversuspicious (audio) \

Definition of oversuspicious

: more suspicious than is necessary or normal oversuspicious of their motives

First Known Use of oversuspicious

1655, in the meaning defined above

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“Oversuspicious.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/oversuspicious. Accessed 27 Sep. 2020.

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