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English definition of “mistrust”

mistrust

verb [T]  /mɪsˈtrʌst/ us  
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
noun [U]  /mɪsˈtrʌst/ us  
Their mistrust of lawyers remained with them long after the lawsuit was settled.
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