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distrusting

verb
present participle of distrust

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to have no trust or confidence in
  • we instinctively distrust those phone calls that tell us we have won a free vacation or car

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“Distrusting.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/distrusting. Accessed 27 May. 2022.

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