suspect

Part of speech: verb

To imagine to exist; mistrust; conjecture.

Part of speech: verb

To infer the guilt of ( a person) on slight or no evidence; distrust.

Part of speech: verb

To be suspicious.

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Usage examples "suspect":

  1. Pollard, she knew, had no reason to suspect what she had in mind, and she would give him no reason. - "Six Feet Four", Jackson Gregory.
  2. As long as I live I shall suspect. - "The Project Gutenberg Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte", Bourrienne, Constant, and Stewarton.
  3. That, said the Princess, you cannot do, unless you are indeed, as I suspect, the wretch Bennaskar; for by his command alone can I be released. - "Eastern Tales by Many Story Tellers", Various.