suspiciously Meaning in Cambridge American English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of "suspiciously" - American English Dictionary

See all translations

suspiciouslyadverb

 us   /səˈspɪʃ·əs·li/

suspiciously adverb (IN A WAY THAT CAUSES DOUBT)

in a way that causes or expresses doubt or a lack of trust: Our mayor won election by a suspiciously narrow margin. Her eyes narrowed suspiciously.

suspiciously adverb (IN A LIKELY WAY)

in a way that makes you feel that something is likely or true: The envelope contained something that looked suspiciously like airline tickets (= seemed likely to be airline tickets).
Translations of “suspiciously”
in Chinese (Traditional) 懷疑的, 猜疑地, 懷疑地…
in Chinese (Simplified) 怀疑的, 猜疑地, 怀疑地…
(Definition of suspiciously from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of suspiciously?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “suspiciously” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day
avatar

an image that represents you in online games, chat rooms, etc. and that you can move around the screen

Word of the Day

July 4th, Bastille Day, and the language of revolution.
July 4th, Bastille Day, and the language of revolution.
by Liz Walter,
July 01, 2015
With America’s Independence Day on the 4th and France’s Bastille Day on the 14th, July certainly has a revolutionary theme, so this blog looks at words and phrases we use to talk about the dramatic and nation-changing events that these days celebrate. In particular, it focuses on one of the most important

Read More 

burger noun
burger noun
June 29, 2015
a menu on a computer screen comprising three short parallel horizontal lines which the user clicks to see options Definitely use a burger. You could put the settings in the burger menu too. Fix the settings to the bottom of the burger menu and use a vertically scrolling contact list that scrolls behind

Read More