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distrust

noun [U]    /dɪsˈtrʌst/
lack of trust or confidence: Many Americans have a deep distrust of advertising. distrust    /dɪsˈtrʌst/ verb [T] According to this history book, John Adams, the second US president, hated and distrusted Britain. distrustful    /dɪsˈtrʌst·fəl/ adjective
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