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fishy

adjective

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giving good reason for being doubted, questioned, or challenged
  • something's fishy about the way he's acting

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“Fishy.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/fishy. Accessed 20 Oct. 2020.

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