Origin of suspicious
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They apparently took that as a sign of suspicious activity, even though that can be a hallmark of people on the autism spectrum.Worse Than Eric Garner: Cops Who Got Away With Killing Autistic Men and Little Girls|Emily Shire|December 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
With this track record, how could the American people be anything other than suspicious of war?
Over dinner, an elderly waitress at a nearby restaurant thought the timing of the attack was suspicious.
“He was suspicious because it was abandoned with its windows opened,” the complaint says.Manhunt for a Cop-Hating Pennsylvania ‘Survivalist’|Michael Daly|September 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And it is suspicious, according to Schultz, that Christie is not making it a priority to get to the bottom of the matter.
The suspicious eyes of the nester passed over Beaudry and came back to Dingwell.The Sheriff's Son|William MacLeod Raine
But after dinner she came to him with a shy, suspicious air, and a touch of mystery that was explained by her first words.
The constant fear of being married for her money rendered her suspicious and uneasy beyond all reason.An Old Maid|Honore de Balzac
Madame D'Arblay's are much fuller, and bear a suspicious resemblance to the dialogues in her novels.Autobiography, Letters and Literary Remains of Mrs. Piozzi (Thrale) (2nd ed.) (2 vols.)|Mrs. Hester Lynch Piozzi
Ive got to be suspicious of everybodyand Im going to be till I know who can be trusted.Sudden Jim|Clarence Budington Kelland