Distrust meaning

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Distrust is defined as a lack of trust or confidence.

An example of distrust is when you don't believe the story your child told you about how he crashed the car.

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The definition of distrust is to have doubt or suspicion.

An example of distrust with when you treat all lawyers with suspicion because you don't think they charge fair prices.

verb
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Lack of trust or confidence.

Listened to the sales pitch with distrust.

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A lack of trust, of faith, or of confidence; doubt; suspicion.
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To have no confidence in; doubt or suspect.

I distrust his claims to expertise.

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To have no trust, faith, or confidence in; doubt; suspect.
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Lack of trust or confidence.
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To put no trust in; to have no confidence in.
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Origin of distrust

  • dis- +‎ trust

    From Wiktionary