Part of speech:
Of questionable character:
Refusing or reluctant to believe
The definition of suspicious is someone or something questionable or likely to be suspect.
Causing or giving rise to distrust.
Not believing; doubting; skeptical; incredulous
1984, Supreme Court of Illinois, opinion in People v Terrell, 459 N.E.2d 1337, quoted in David C. Brody, James R. Acker, and Wayne A. Logan, Criminal Law, Jones & Bartlett Publishers (2001), ISBN 0-8342-1083-5, page 564,
The definition of leery is someone or something expressing caution and suspicion.
(Obs.) Apprehension or fear
A doubtful thing
Skepticism is a general attitude of distrusting or doubting.
The definition of credulous is someone who is too eager to believe things, often without thinking them through.
The definition of devoted is someone who is very loyal and steadfast in giving love or attention.
Not having come to a decision; irresolute
Precarious; unstable; unreliable.
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