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distrust

dis·trust

distrust

 
pronunciation:
dIs truhst
parts of speech:
verb, noun
features:
Word Parts
part of speech: verb
inflections: distrusted, distrusting, distrusts
definition: to lack faith or confidence in; to doubt.
We started to distrust him after he lied to us.
synonyms:
doubt, mistrust
antonyms:
trust
similar words:
question, suspect, wonder about
 
part of speech: noun
definition: lack of faith or confidence; doubt or suspicion.
She has a distrust of doctors.
synonyms:
doubt, mistrust
antonyms:
confidence
similar words:
disbelief, misgiving, qualm, question, suspicion
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