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suspect

adjective
 
 
/ˈsʌspekt/
if something is suspect, it seems likely to be dishonest, dangerous, criminal, etc.: The Financial Services Authority is cracking down on banks and brokers that have failed to report suspect deals by clients. Bomb disposal experts destroyed a suspect package found at the airport.
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