Spanish translation of 'suspicion'
1. (= belief) sospecha f
my suspicion is that ... tengo la sospecha de que ...
my suspicion is that they are acting on their own tengo la sospecha de que actúan solos
there is a suspicion that ... se sospecha que ...
to be above suspicion estar por encima de toda sospecha
to have one’s suspicions (about sth) tener sus sospechas (acerca de algo)
she had her suspicions ella tenía sus sospechas
I have a sneaking suspicion that ... tengo la leve sospecha de que ...
I had no suspicion that ... no sospechaba que ...
he was arrested on suspicion of spying fue arrestado bajo sospecha de espionaje ⧫ fue arrestado como sospechoso de espionaje
to lay o.s. open to suspicion hacerse sospechoso
to be shielded from suspicion estar a salvo de sospechas
to be under suspicion estar bajo sospecha
2. (= mistrust) desconfianza f ⧫ recelo m
to arouse sb’s suspicions despertar los recelos de algn
to regard sb/sth with suspicion desconfiar de algn/algo
3. (= trace) rastro m
with just a suspicion of lemon/garlic con apenas un ligero sabor a limón/ajo ⧫ con apenas un rastro de sabor a limón/ajo
“good morning,” he said without a suspicion of a smile —buenos días —dijo sin la más leve insinuación de una sonrisa
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Example Sentences Including 'suspicion'
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The find confirmed her suspicion that all was not well with our relationship with technology.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
We maintain a deep suspicion of men with better legs than us.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
You may have your suspicions as to who did it but that is insufficient to bring a claim.The Sun (2015)
So the manager is not exactly above suspicion.The Sun (2009)
He had his suspicions that if something had happened, it happened there.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
He and two crew members have been arrested on suspicion of abandoning people in need.The Sun (2014)
In fact there is more than a slight suspicion that scandal and controversy actually help to drive ratings.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Inevitably, this has led to mistrust and suspicion.The Sun (2008)
It's bound to arouse more suspicions about how real the audition process is.The Sun (2014)
Our door staff will deal with situations when there is the slightest suspicion.The Sun (2014)
Pictures of the family with Santa look identical so as not to arouse suspicion.The Sun (2014)
Police will be called in if there is suspicion a criminal offence has occurred.The Sun (2016)
The extra shopping may have raised suspicions.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
The man was held on suspicion of conspiracy to rob.The Sun (2006)
The mutual suspicion runs deeper than a theological dispute.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
The report will paint a picture of an organisation riven by infighting, mistrust and suspicion.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
They are being held on suspicion of immigration offences after apparently boarding the lorry in Calais.The Sun (2014)
They are still quizzing four people on suspicion of murder.The Sun (2012)
They were held on suspicion of wasting police time.The Sun (2011)
They were quizzed on suspicion of conspiracy to commit fraud and have been bailed.The Sun (2010)
Tips on how to avoid arousing suspicion and telling relatives are also offered.The Sun (2015)
To avoid suspicion she tried to pluck only hidden areas of her body.The Sun (2013)
Two men were yesterday being quizzed by cops after being arrested on suspicion of burglary.The Sun (2014)
What she found confirmed her worst suspicions.The Sun (2007)
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'suspicion' in Other Languages
British English: suspicion NOUN
Suspicion or a suspicion is a belief or feeling that someone has committed a crime or done something wrong.
Don't do anything that might cause suspicion.
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Translation of suspicion from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary