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distrust

noun [U]     /dɪˈstrʌst/
the feeling of not trusting someone or something: The two groups have existed in a state of mutual distrust for centuries . She has a ( deep ) distrust of journalists .Trusting and not trusting distrustful     /-fəl/ adjective Trusting and not trusting
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