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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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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

References in classic literature ?
I do not know whether I ought to tell you what I suspect.
I have not authorized you to suspect any part of this rhapsody to be true--I have not said you were right in a single particular.
It would never have occurred to me to suspect the men to whom we owe so much," replied Professor Porter, graciously.
I always suspect their elders of not having done that kind of reading themselves.
They are to be married soon, or rather sooner, for I rather suspect that we shall receive announcements almost any day.
When I tell you that responsible people in the War Office, officials whose profession it is to scent out treachery, have declared this young man suspect, I am certainly disappointed to find you embracing his cause so fervently.
My father might grow impatient not seeing me return, and that precious lover might suspect a rival.
Gryphus, exasperated, plunged his finger a second time into the soil, and now he drew out the bulb, which certainly looked quite black; and whilst Van Baerle, quite happy to have saved the vessel, did not suspect that the adversary had possessed himself of its precious contents, Gryphus hurled the softened bulb with all his force on the flags, where almost immediately after it was crushed to atoms under his heavy shoe.
I suspect her of knowing more of my father's death than she is willing to acknowledge," Emily replied.
How could I feel sure that you might not suspect me?
In short, Sophia so greatly overacted her part, that her aunt was at first staggered, and began to suspect some affectation in her niece; but as she was herself a woman of great art, so she soon attributed this to extreme art in Sophia.
And you," he said, turning the conversation, "did you suspect nothing?
I have already told your ladyship that I don't suspect any person in the house of thieving--up to the present time.
I accuse nobody, and I suspect nothing," she broke out abruptly.
I told him if those were all his objections I would soon remove them, and convince him that there was not the least room for any difficulty; for that, first, as for suspecting him, if ever I should do it, now is the time to suspect him, and not put the trust into his hands, and whenever I did suspect him, he could but throw it up then and refuse to go any further.