Etymology
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distrustful (adj.)

"full of distrust, suspicious, mistrustful," 1590s, from distrust (n.) + -ful. Related: Distrustfully; distrustfulness (1570s).

updated on September 08, 2018

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Definitions of distrustful from WordNet

distrustful (adj.)
having or showing distrust; "my experience...in other fields of law has made me distrustful of rules of thumb generally"- B.N.Cardozo; "vigilant and distrustful superintendence"- Thomas Jefferson;
a man of distrustful nature
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