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suspicious

adjective

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1 giving good reason for being doubted, questioned, or challenged
  • suspicious claims of being the rightful owner of the property

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3 not feeling sure about the truth, wisdom, or trustworthiness of someone or something
  • you should be very suspicious of those telephone calls from people telling you that you're the winner of a contest you never entered

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The first known use of suspicious was in the 14th century

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suspicious

suspiciously

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“Suspicious.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/suspicious. Accessed 24 Jan. 2022.

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