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suspects

noun
plural of suspect

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suspects

verb
present tense third-person singular of suspect

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1 to form an opinion from little or no evidence
  • we suspected that the runaway was a little younger than the 16 she claimed to be—more like 13

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2 to have no trust or confidence in
  • I suspected him from the moment he said he was an old friend of my sister's, since I probably would have heard about him

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“Suspects.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/suspects. Accessed 8 Dec. 2021.

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