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self-suspicious

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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Suspicious or distrustful of one's self.

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Examples

  • Fearful and self-suspicious as I always feel, when I seem to see an error of judgment in Shakespeare, yet I cannot reconcile the cool, and, as

    Shakespeare, Ben Jonson, Beaumont and Fletcher

  • Fearful and self-suspicious as I always feel, when I seem to see an error of judgment in Shakspeare, yet I cannot reconcile the cool, and, as Warburton calls it, 'rational and consequential,' reflection in these lines with the anonymousness, or the alarm, of this Gentleman or

    Literary Remains, Volume 2

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