Definition of mistrustful adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˌmɪsˈtrʌstfl//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌmɪsˈtrʌstfl//
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having no confidence in somebody/something because you think they may be harmful; not trusting somebody/something mistrustful (of somebody/something) Some people are very mistrustful of computers. Since the accident he has become withdrawn and mistrustful.