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smell a rat

see definition of smell a rat
  • as insuspect
  • as inmisdoubt
  • as inmisdoubt
  • as indistrust
  • as indoubt
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Synonyms for smell a rat

verb distrust; guess
  • assume
  • believe
  • consider
  • doubt
  • presume
  • speculate
  • think
  • wonder
  • conceive
  • conclude
  • conjecture
  • disbelieve
  • expect
  • feel
  • gather
  • hold
  • imagine
  • mistrust
  • reckon
  • suppose
  • surmise
  • understand
  • be afraid
  • harbor suspicion
  • have a hunch
  • have doubt
  • have sneaking suspicion
  • hazard a guess
  • smell a rat
  • think probable

Antonyms for smell a rat

  • abstain
  • disregard
  • forget
  • ignore
  • leave
  • neglect
  • know
  • misunderstand
  • trust
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to smell a rat

distrust

verb. be suspicious, skeptical of
  • be wary of
  • disbelieve
  • discredit
  • doubt
  • misbelieve
  • mistrust
  • question
  • smell a rat
  • suspect
  • wonder about
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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