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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 dis·trust·ful /-ˈtrʌs(t)fəl/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Dis·trust·ful a.
 1. Not confident; diffident; wanting confidence or thrust; modest; as, distrustful of ourselves, of one's powers.
    Distrustful sense with modest caution speaks.   --Pope.
 2. Apt to distrust; suspicious; mistrustful.
 -- Dis*trust*ful*ly, adv. -- Dis*trust*ful*ness, n.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: 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 [ant: trustful]
      2: incredulous by virtue of distrust