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v. sus·pect·ed, sus·pect·ing, sus·pects
1. To consider (something) to be true or probable on little or no evidence: I suspect they are very disappointed.
2. To have doubts about (something); distrust: I suspect his motives.
3. To consider (a person) guilty without proof: The police suspect her of murder.
To have suspicion.
One who is suspected, especially of having committed a crime.
adj. (sŭs′pĕkt′, sə-spĕkt′)
Open to or viewed with suspicion: a suspect policy; suspect motives.
[Middle English suspecten, from Old French suspecter, from Latin suspectāre, frequentative of suspicere, to look up at, suspect : su-, sub-, from below; see sub- + specere, to look at; see spek- in Indo-European roots.]
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believed guilty of an offence(of an illness, condition, etc) thought probable but not diagnosed
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|Adj.||1.||suspected - believed likely; "a suspected thief"; "a suspected infection"|
unsuspected - not suspected or believed likely; "remained unsuspected as the head of the spy ring"; "he was able to get into the building unspotted and unsuspected"; "unsuspected difficulties arose"; "unsuspected turnings in the road"
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suspected[səsˈpektɪd] ADJ [thief, murderer, crime] → presunto
she was taken to hospital with suspected appendicitis → la llevaron al hospital pensando que podía tener apendicitis
she collapsed yesterday with a suspected heart attack → ayer sufrió un colapso y se sospecha que la causa fue un ataque al corazón
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suspected[səˈspɛktɪd] adj [sabotage, terrorist] → présumé(e)
He is a suspected member of this organization → C'est un membre présumé de cette organisation.
a suspected terrorist → un présumé terroriste
He died from a suspected heart attack
BUT Il est mort, victime de ce que l'on suppose être un infarctus.
He had a suspected broken arm
BUT On pensait qu'il avait le bras cassé.
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