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English definition of “suspect”

suspect

verb [T] (THINK GUILTY)    /səˈspekt/
B2 to think that someone has committed a crime or done something wrong: No one knows who killed her, but the police suspect her husband. The police suspect him of carrying out two bomb attacks. Three suspected terrorists have been arrested.Guilty
(Definition of suspect verb (THINK GUILTY) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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