lack of trust or confidence; suspicion; doubt
to have no trust or confidence in (someone or something); doubt
Lack of trust or confidence: I viewed the stranger's advice with mistrust.
transitive verbmis·trust·ed, mis·trust·ing, mis·trusts
- To regard without trust or confidence: He mistrusted his lieutenant.
- To doubt the truth or sincerity of: I mistrust everything he says.
(third-person singular simple present mistrusts, present participle mistrusting, simple past and past participle mistrusted)
mis- +"Ž trust