1. [ adjective ] having or showing distrust

"a man of distrustful nature" "my experience...in other fields of law has made me distrustful of rules of thumb generally"- B.N.Cardozo "vigilant and distrustful superintendence"- Thomas Jefferson

Related terms: trustful leery jealous cynical doubting oversuspicious misogynic incredulous
2. [ adjective ] incredulous by virtue of distrust
Related terms: incredulous
Similar spelling:   distrustfully