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English definition of “suspiciously”

suspiciously

adverb (DOUBT)    /səˈspɪʃ.əs.li/
B2 in a way that makes you think that something is wrong : He looked at her suspiciously. The children are suspiciously quiet (= are so quiet that they are probably doing something wrong ). His hair is suspiciously black (= looks darker than it should be, and is therefore probably not natural ) for a man of his age .Strange, suspicious and unnaturalSuspecting and questioningQuestioning people and asking questions in generalCuriosity
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