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believe

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distrust

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  • trust
  • have faith in
  • think innocent

accused

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dubious

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Synonyms for suspect

to lack trust or confidence in

Synonyms for suspect

a person or institution against whom an action is brought in a court of law

imagine to be the case or true or probable

regard as untrustworthy

hold in suspicion

not as expected

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Many men would have thought the engineer's statement rather too carefully worded; and, suspecting him of trying to make the best of a bad case, would have entertained serious doubts on the subject of Frank's future.
Fairholme, suspecting mockery, frowned, and Miss Wilson looked severely at the mocker.
One by one they rose, and each with a different excuse left the room, till presently he found himself alone, though little suspecting the resolution his friends had taken.
The maiden, suspecting no treachery, gave him the magic ring.
He died without any one suspecting him of even an allusion to the tender passages of his romance with the Princess Goritza.
Those gentlemen are not satisfied with following my master and suspecting his honour, but they must try to put obstacles in his way