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distrustfully

See definition of distrustfully on Dictionary.com
  • as indoubtfully
  • as insuspiciously

synonyms for distrustfully

  • dubiously
  • ambiguously
  • askance
  • doubtingly
  • hesitatingly
  • irresolutely
  • problematically
  • questionably
  • suspiciously
  • tentatively
  • uncertainly
  • undecidedly
  • unsettingly
  • skeptically
  • distrustingly
  • doubtfully
  • dubiously
  • questioningly
  • unbelievingly
  • uncertainly
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How to use distrustfully in a sentence

The Jacobin turned and moved away, followed by the eye of a man distrustfully on the watch.
THE RED CITYS. WEIR MITCHELL
Ned still giggling with both hands to his black mouth replied distrustfully.
THE BROKEN SWORDDENNISON WORTHINGTON
Captain Radicofani received the secretary distrustfully and bestowed the papers among his own effects.
ROMANCE OF ROMAN VILLASELIZABETH W. (ELIZBETH WILLIAMS) CHAMPNEY
Others looked coldly and distrustfully when I joined them, and I saw that they regarded me as an intruder and an unwelcome guest.
TALES FROM "BLACKWOOD"VARIOUS
The young lady answered this polite little speech in a whisper—with her round eyes fixed distrustfully on me while she spoke.
THE LAW AND THE LADYWILKIE COLLINS
He checked himself on the point of going out, and looked back distrustfully at the lighted candle.
THE NEW MAGDALENWILKIE COLLINS
The old man shook his grizzled head and looked distrustfully at the hazy horizon.
THE MYSTERY OF CLOOMBERARTHUR CONAN DOYLE
He rejected the offer of support, and walked firmly enough to the machine, which he eyed distrustfully.
HEART OF THE BLUE RIDGEWALDRON BAILY
The light shone on his sallow face out of which heavy eyes looked distrustfully.
THE GRAY MASKWADSWORTH CAMP
Mr. Troy suddenly stood still, and eyed his companion a little distrustfully.
MY LADY'S MONEYWILKIE COLLINS
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WORDS RELATED TO DISTRUSTFULLY

  • ambiguously
  • askance
  • distrustfully
  • doubtingly
  • dubiously
  • hesitatingly
  • irresolutely
  • problematically
  • questionably
  • suspiciously
  • tentatively
  • uncertainly
  • undecidedly
  • unsettingly
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.