1. believed guilty of an offence
⇒ a suspected terrorist, ⇒ There were noisy demonstrations and the homes of suspected paedophiles were attacked., ⇒ She was fired for suspected theft and drug use.
2. (of an illness, condition, etc) thought probable but not diagnosed
⇒ a suspected heart attack, ⇒ Frears was rushed to hospital with a suspected heart attack., ⇒ He had a suspected broken arm.
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