Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Lack of trust or confidence arising from suspicion. See Synonyms at uncertainty.
  • transitive v. To regard without trust or confidence.
  • intransitive v. To be wary, suspicious, or doubtful.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Lack of trust or confidence.
  • v. To have no confidence in something
  • v. To be wary, suspicious or doubtful

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Want of confidence or trust; suspicion; distrust.
  • transitive v. To regard with jealousy or suspicion; to suspect; to doubt the integrity of; to distrust.
  • transitive v. To forebode as near, or likely to occur; to surmise.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To suspect; doubt; regard with suspicion or jealousy.
  • To suspect; apprehend: said of a fact or circumstance.
  • n. Lack of trust or confidence; suspicion.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the trait of not trusting others
  • n. doubt about someone's honesty
  • v. regard as untrustworthy; regard with suspicion; have no faith or confidence in

Etymologies

mis- +‎ trust (Wiktionary)

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