Translation of "distrust" - English-Spanish dictionary

distrust

noun uk /dɪˈstrʌst/ us

the feeling of not trusting someone or something

desconfianza
The two groups have existed in a state of mutual distrust for centuries.
She has a (deep) distrust of the media.
distrustful adjective uk /-fəl/ us
verb uk /dɪˈstrʌst/ us

to not trust someone or something

desconfiar de
Many politicians are deeply distrusted by the electorate.

(Translation of “distrust” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

distrust

noun /disˈtrast/

suspicion; lack of trust or faith

desconfianza
He has always had a distrust of politicians.
distrustful adjective

desconfiado
He gave Maria a distrustful stare.
distrustfully adverb

con desconfianza
She looked at me distrustfully.
distrustfulness noun

desconfianza

(Translation of “distrust” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)