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English definition of “mistrust”

mistrust

verb [T]    /mɪsˈtrʌst/
to have doubts about the honesty of someone or be unable to trust something: I’ve always mistrusted leaders who make too many promises . mistrust    /mɪsˈtrʌst/ noun [U] Their mistrust of lawyers remained with them long after the lawsuit was settled .
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