Definition of Suspect


  • a person or institution against whom an action is brought in a court of law
    the person being sued or accused
  • someone who is under suspicion


  • hold in suspicion
    believe to be guilty
    "The U.S. suspected Bin Laden as the mastermind behind the terrorist attacks"
  • regard as untrustworthy
    regard with suspicion
    have no faith or confidence in
  • imagine to be the case or true or probable
    "I suspect he is a fugitive"
    "I surmised that the butler did it"


  • not as expected
    "there was something fishy about the accident"
    "up to some funny business"
    "some definitely queer goings-on"
    "a shady deal"
    "her motives were suspect"
    "suspicious behavior"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

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Unscramble suspect

100 unscramble word found using the letters suspect.

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