Definition of unsuspicious in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌənsəˈspiSHəs/


Not having or showing suspicion.
Example sentences
  • He is prosecuting attorney, and he suborns him, an unsuspicious and innocent fellow most of the time, into raiding Albert's garbage can for evidence.
  • He, learning that she now employs his page, is astonished at her unsuspicious nature.
  • Abdi research noted that this form of adaptation demonstrated the African concept of Ubuntu, which describes the African people as trusting and unsuspicious of strangers.



Pronunciation: /ˌənsəˈspiSHəslē/
Example sentences
  • I walked quickly and (I hoped) unsuspiciously, to the bathroom.
  • He ‘heard’ Tina thinking as she gazed as unsuspiciously as possible at Luke.
  • After passing through the door, the two men walked unsuspiciously down a wide hallway that had doors on both sides every sixty feet.


Pronunciation: /ˌənsəˈspiSHəsnəs/
Example sentences
  • She had known something all the time, and had been taking advantage of her unsuspiciousness!
  • Concerning her unsuspiciousness, however, it should be said that the word applies only to her treatment of myself.
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