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Synonyms of 'distrust'

(verb) 
Definition
to regard as untrustworthy
I don't have any reason to distrust them.
Synonyms
suspect
You don't really think he suspects you, do you?
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doubt
I have no reason to doubt his word.
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discredit
They realized there would be problems in discrediting the evidence.
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be wary of
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wonder about
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mistrust
I mistrust all journalists.
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disbelieve
There is no reason to disbelieve his account of the events.
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be suspicious of
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be sceptical of
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misbelieve
Opposites
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have faith
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have confidence
(noun) 
Definition
a feeling of suspicion or doubt
an atmosphere of distrust
Synonyms
suspicion
Our culture harbours deep suspicions of big-time industry.
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question
There's no question about their success.
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doubt
Where there is doubt, may we bring faith.
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disbelief
She looked at him in disbelief.
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scepticism
The report has inevitably been greeted with scepticism.
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mistrust
There was mutual mistrust between the two men.
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misgiving
She had some misgivings about what she was about to do.
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qualm
I had a sudden qualm that all might not be well.
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wariness
the group's obsessive wariness of outsiders
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lack of faith
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Opposites

Quotation

Trust him no further than you can throw him [Thomas FullerGnomologia]

Additional synonyms

in the sense of disbelief
She looked at him in disbelief.
in the sense of disbelieve
Definition
to reject (a person or statement) as being untruthful
There is no reason to disbelieve his account of the events.
Synonyms
not accept,
not buy (slang),
scoff at,
not credit,
not swallow (informal),
give no credence to
in the sense of discredit
Definition
to cause (an idea) to be disbelieved or distrusted
They realized there would be problems in discrediting the evidence.

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