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jealous (part of speech: adjective)
- But the Boers were also very distrustful of the English Government, believing it to aim at nothing less than the annexation of their country. - "Impressions of South Africa", James Bryce.
- Knowing Bonaparte's distrustful disposition, I thought he must have suspected that Jerome had employed threats, or at any rate, that he had used some illegal influence to facilitate the success of his loan. - "The Project Gutenberg Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte", Bourrienne, Constant, and Stewarton.
- It was natural that one so distrustful of cabinet machinery in a colony should altogether fail to see the place of party. - "British Supremacy & Canadian Self-Government 1839-1854", J. L. Morison.