Distrust is defined as a lack of trust or confidence.noun
An example of distrust is when you don't believe the story your child told you about how he crashed the car.
The definition of distrust is to have doubt or suspicion.verb
An example of distrust with when you treat all lawyers with suspicion because you don't think they charge fair prices.YourDictionary definition and usage example. Copyright © 2013 by LoveToKnow Corp.
Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
a lack of trust, of faith, or of confidence; doubt; suspicion
to have no trust, faith, or confidence in; doubt; suspect
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Lack of trust or confidence. transitive verb dis·trust·ed
To have no confidence in.