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  1. suspiciously(adverb)

    with suspicion

    "she regarded the food suspiciously"


  1. suspiciously(Adverb)

    In a way suggesting suspicion.

    The police officer looked at her suspiciously.

  2. suspiciously(Adverb)

    In a way that arouses suspicion.

    She was behaving very suspiciously.

  3. suspiciously(Adverb)

    Causing suspicion.

    Suspiciously, he had taken out an insurance policy on his wife just months earlier.

  4. suspiciously(Adverb)

    To a degree that makes one suspect something.

    It looked suspiciously like a molding-compound repair of a dent.

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How to say suspiciously in sign language?

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of suspiciously in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of suspiciously in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of suspiciously in a Sentence

  1. Abby Stoddard:

    If you're going to stand out as a foreigner, you might create more distrust as to what you are doing there and bring more risk on yourself, and aid workers are treated suspiciously anyway.

  2. Buncombe County Sheriff Van Duncan:

    They (caller) identified that someone had come out and very suspiciously had left things in a Dumpster, we responded and were able to locate items that we knew belonged to Cristie Schoen Codd.

  3. Hannah Couchman:

    With technologies that rely on algorithms — particularly in regards to human behavior — the potential for discrimination is always there, humans have to teach the algorithm what to treat suspiciously.

  4. Paul Helmke:

    That's what people are suspicious of, it's good to get the convert, but the fact that it took him so long to become a convert is still looked at somewhat suspiciously. I think the general reaction is 'We're glad he's on this side now, wish he'd been on this side earlier. Is this just a conversion of convenience type issue?'.

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Translations for suspiciously

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  • sospitosamentCatalan, Valencian
  • verdächtig, argwöhnischGerman
  • sospechosamente, culpablementeSpanish
  • epäuskoisesti, epäilyttävästi, epäilevästiFinnish
  • կասկածամտորեն, կասկածով, կասկածելի, կասկածելիորենArmenian
  • verdacht, wantrouwigDutch
  • suspeitosamente, culposamente, suspeitamentePortuguese
  • подозрительно, с подозрениемRussian

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