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lacking trust or confidence

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openly distrustful and unwilling to confide

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THE LEVEL ITV, 9pm Mistrustful of her colleagues, Nancy desperately needs an ally - but cannot open up to Hayley for fear of putting them both in danger.
During the course of the series, she'll be asking why despite being so aggressive and expansionist, the Roman Empire was so mistrustful of the idea of an emperor.
The service to be provided by the venture will assist decrease the chance of information leaks by detecting mistrustful activities, for example transfers of files containing secrets to offsite servers.
ambassador to Nigeria, NBC News reported, adding, "The lack of credibility of the security forces over the past five years makes me inherently mistrustful of anything they say.
Businesses are mistrustful and people are afraid of losing their jobs, said Enriquez.
It hasn't helped that Brendan Rodgers and David Moyes did not make the most of big opportunities but the reality is successful, high-end football institutions remain mistrustful of British managerial talent.
Their aged parents, mistrustful of religion in the manner of many on the French Left, were reticent, but said all right.
Vida is frequently harassed by the racist local sheriff, which, combined with the loss of her son, has made her bitter and mistrustful.
The militants then swept through much of the country's Sunni Arab heartland, where many residents were deeply mistrustful of Iraq's Shi'ite-led government.
The fear among some local residents and officials trying to maintain peace in Ferguson is that failure to charge the officer could stoke new anger among a community profoundly mistrustful of the legal system.
Fenn said the students were more mistrustful of the Twitter feed than they were of the more traditional feed.
He became violent and angry and mistrustful of more people due to fear out of what may happen to him.
The bitter South Asian rivals have fought three wars in their brief independent history and remain deeply mistrustful of each other and there has been tremendous pressure on the cricketers whenever they met each other.
MUSCAT - Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif of Shiite Iran on Thursday sought to allay concerns among mainly Sunni Muslim Gulf Arab monarchies mistrustful of Tehran over its nuclear ambitions.
Parliament Speaker, Khalifa bin Ahmed Al-Dhahrani, communicated the President of the European Parliament, in which denounced the resolution of the European Parliament and demanded not to take a biased stance based on misleading information issued by mistrustful organizations and personalities lacking of credibility.