I know it looks suspicious, but you've got to learn to trust me.
He nodded absently, giving her a suspicious look.
Wasn't her boss suspicious when she went missing?
It was ridiculous to be suspicious of him.
I never would have believed a woman could be so kind hearted and so suspicious at the same time.
He's just suspicious about the motives of the intruder.
It is easy to be suspicious of the person who speaks in some strange tongue.
She was growing suspicious of his frequent journeys.
We tried not to look suspicious, a difficult task as we were used to working undisturbed.
They must have been more than just suspicious of you.
The situation in Piedmont was far from promising, the exchequer was empty, the army disorganized, the country despondent and suspicious of the king.
You're stubborn, suspicious of everyone, and you ask so many damn stupid questions.
The orthodox subjects of Theodoric were suspicious of their ruler; and many would gladly have joined in a plot to displace him.
Leaning forward, she examined a suspicious looking line at the side of her eye.
It is undoubtedly the case that they are suspicious of strangers and defiant of interference.
What good would it do to get suspicious, anyway?
Ancient accounts agree in describing Alexander as a typically cruel and suspicious tyrant.
As king the loss and failure of friends made him cautious, suspicious and cruel.
He was suspicious of me when we talked in the hospital.
Who might get suspicious, and who was he talking to?
Or maybe she had a suspicious mind.
Instead of comforting him, he was suspicious of the morning routine.
The Turks then again grew suspicious of him and imprisoned him a second time.
About 1479, probably with reason both suspicious and jealous, James arrested his brothers, Alexander, duke of Albany, and John, earl of Mar; Mar met his death in a mysterious fashion at Craigmillar, but Albany escaped to France and then visited England, where in 1482 Edward IV.
It marks the dawn of a public spirit as represented by the gentry, who, alarmed at the national peril and justly suspicious of the ruling magnates, unhesitatingly placed their destinies in the hands of Hunyadi, the one honest man who by sheer merit had risen within the last ten years from the humble position of a country squire to a leading position in the state.
Were victims ever suspicious of their attackers beforehand?
The saviour of his country was coldly received and left unrewarded by his suspicious sovereign.
But his internal government, unlike that of Gelo, was suspicious, greedy and cruel.
You turned me away with your suspicious actions, long before Alex came along.
Most people saved that look for his mother while casting uncertain or suspicious looks at the masked child who followed her dutifully through the city.
But the age was incurably suspicious of attempts to deal with such difficulties on any kind of technical system.
He had insinuating manners and could make himself very agreeable if he chose; but he was mean, treacherous, rapacious, suspicious and horribly vindictive.
It is also suspicious that no list of the members of the league is given, contrary to the usual custom.
Conditions were not then favourable for peace, however; the French government, moreover, did not approve of the choice, inasmuch as Adams was not sufficiently pliant and tractable and was from the first suspicious of Vergennes; and subsequently Benjamin Franklin, Thomas Jefferson, John Jay and Henry Laurens were appointed to co-operate with Adams. Jefferson, however, did not cross the Atlantic, and Laurens took little part in the negotiations.
He grew up among enemies, and became artful, suspicious and self-controlled, concealing his feeling behind the mask of an immobile, almost repulsive, coldness.
Gibbons would have been suspicious if you told him to keep quiet about your interest in Corbin.
He subsequently spent a long, suspicious, secret and incomprehensible career in the attempt to piece together Gian Galeazzos Lombard state, and to carry out his schemes of Italian conquest.
I don't know how you changed your profile, but you appearing the same day the soldiers came by looking for someone new and suspicious can't be a coincidence.
Lord William Bentinck finally took over large administrative powers, seeing that Ferdinand, owing to his dulness, and Maria Carolina, owing to her very suspicious intrigues with Napoleon, could never be trusted.
2 Finally, in the towns every house is provided with a detective policeman in the person of the porter (dvornik), who is charged with the duty of reporting to the police the presence of any suspicious characters or anything else that may interest them .3 In addition to the above there is also a police organization, in direct subordination to the ministry of the interior, of which the principal function is the discovery, pre vention and extirpation of political sedition.
Though he kept Sokolli in office, he was suspicious of, the too powerful vizier, whose wise influence he allowed his minions to undermine.
Obviously the word r ' must refer to something in the music; and inasmuch as the cymbals were for the purpose of producing a volume of sound (v'#r), it is reasonable to suppose that the 1 The threefold division of the singers appears in the same list according to the Hebrew text of verse 17, but the occurrence of Jeduthun as a proper name instead of a musical note is suspicious, and makes the text of LXX.
He had already succeeded in partially pacifying them, when one of their colonels began to abuse the still hesitating and suspicious musketeers.
Dionysius was regarded by the ancients as a type of the worst kind of despot - cruel, suspicious and vindictive.
So suspicious had the ministry become of the nature of the military preparations that were being made by the Boers, that in May 1899 they communicated their apprehensions to the High Commissioner, Sir Alfred Milner, who telegraphed on the 25th of May to Mr Chamberlain, informing him that Natal was uneasy.
They argued that it would be much more difficult to carry out a success ful coup d'etat when the good-natured, confiding emperor had been succeeded by his more suspicious and energetic daughter.
The attitude of the distracted imperial government towards these movements was at first openly suspicious and hostile.
As this ungrateful work brought no reward, Richelieu, in spite of the earnest entreaties of the queen-mother, retired once more to his bishopric. But the king, while approving his conduct, was still suspicious of him, and he was exiled to Avignon, along with his brother and brother-in-law, on the 7th of April 1618.
Having said all of that, government should certainly be watched with a suspicious eye, for it could conceivably delay or derail our ascent to the next golden age.
We learned later, at first the police were suspicious of the parents as they couldn't believe someone could enter a small house with sleeping adults and two boys in an adjoining room, and not be heard.
Of course, it did look suspicious, and if she had come across Lori and Alex doing the same thing...
Carus seems to have belied the hopes entertained of him on his accession, and to have developed into a morose and suspicious tyrant.
What form it would ultimately take depended still on the balance between the forces of conservatism and change, the suspicious temper of the autocracy being revealed, during the years of unstable equilibrium, by the alternate concession and withdrawal of privileges, e.g.
Moreover, the Porte was thrown into a suspicious mood by the contrast between the friendly language of the western powers and the active sympathy of the western peoples for the Greeks, who were supported by volunteers and money drawn from all Europe.