verb. ['dɪˈstrʌst'] regard as untrustworthy; regard with suspicion; have no faith or confidence in.
Words that Rhyme with Distrust
Example sentences of the word distrust
1. Noun, singular or mass
A sure-fire way to cause employee distrust is to give her a raise and then rescind it.
2. Verb, base form
Parents may distrust teachers and accuse them of their child's poor performance.
Quotes containing the word distrust
1. The older I grow, the more I distrust the familiar doctrine that age brings wisdom.
- H.L. Mencken
2. When one side benefits more than the other, that's a win-lose situation. To the winner it might look like success for a while, but in the long run, it breeds resentment and distrust.
- Stephen Covey
3. In a world filled with hate, we must still dare to hope. In a world filled with anger, we must still dare to comfort. In a world filled with despair, we must still dare to dream. And in a world filled with distrust, we must still dare to believe.
- Michael Jackson
noun. lack of self-confidence.
noun. ['dɪˈstrʌst'] doubt about someone's honesty.
noun. ['dɪˈstrʌst'] the trait of not trusting others.