Definition of Suspicion. Meaning of Suspicion. Synonyms of Suspicion

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Definition of Suspicion

Suspicion
Suspicion Sus*pi"cion, n. [OE. suspecioun, OF. souspe[,c]on, F. soup[,c]on, L. suspectio a looking up to, an esteeming highly, suspicion, fr. suspicere to look up, to esteem, to mistrust. The modern form suspicion in English and French is in imitation of L. suspicio mistrust, suspicion. See Suspect, and cf. Suspicious.] 1. The act of suspecting; the imagination or apprehension of the existence of something (esp. something wrong or hurtful) without proof, or upon very slight evidence, or upon no evidence. Suspicions among thoughts are like bats among birds, they ever fly by twilight. --Bacon. 2. Slight degree; suggestion; hint. [Colloq.] The features are mild but expressive, with just a suspicion . . . of saturnine or sarcastic humor. --A. W. Ward. Syn: Jealousy; distrust; mistrust; diffidence; doubt.
Suspicion
Suspicion Sus*pi"cion, v. t. To view with suspicion; to suspect; to doubt. [Obs. or Low] --South.

Meaning of Suspicion from wikipedia

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- Su****ion is a cognition of mistrust in which a person doubts the honesty of another person or believes another person to be guilty of some type of wrongdoing...
- Above Su****ion may refer to: Above Su****ion, a 1941 novel by Helen MacInnes Above Su****ion (1943 film), starring Joan Crawford and based on the MacInnes...
- Above Su****ion is a 2019 American crime thriller film directed by Phillip Noyce, from a screenplay by Chris Gerolmo, based upon Joe Sharkey's non-fiction...
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