mistrustful

[ mis-truhst-fuh l ]
/ mɪsˈtrʌst fəl /

adjective

full of mistrust; suspicious.

Nearby words

  1. mistress,
  2. mistress of ceremonies,
  3. mistress of the robes,
  4. mistrial,
  5. mistrust,
  6. mistrustfully,
  7. mistryst,
  8. misty,
  9. misty-eyed,
  10. misunderstand

Origin of mistrustful

First recorded in 1520–30; mistrust + -ful

Related formsmis·trust·ful·ly, adverbmis·trust·ful·ness, nounun·mis·trust·ful, adjectiveun·mis·trust·ful·ly, adverb

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