SUSPICION's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of suspicion
Definition:
n. mistrust; act of suspecting something, especially something wrong, on little evidence or without proof
Example:
My main suspicion is that it's the weather changing - specifically the higher pressure.
Sentence in Classic:
As long as this man has no idea that anyone can have a clue there is some chance of securing him; but if he had the slightest suspicion, he would change his name, and vanish in an instant among the four million inhabitants of this great city.
A Study In Scarlet By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
However that may be, the young lady was very decidedly carried away, and, having quite made up her mind that her stepfather was in France, the suspicion of treachery never for an instant entered her mind.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
Our readers will remember that the deceased gentleman was found stabbed in his room, and that some suspicion attached to his valet, but that the case broke down on an ALIBI.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
No one had the slightest suspicion of what beautiful things she had seen; no one even dreamed of the splendor in which, with her grandmother she had entered on the joys of a new year.
Andersen's Fairy Tales By Hans Christian Andersen Context
Alexey Alexandrovitch sternly cut her short, roundly declaring his wife to be above suspicion, and from that time began to avoid Countess Lidia Ivanovna.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
He had managed people for a long time and knew that the chief way to make them obey is to show no suspicion that they can possibly disobey.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy Context
None of them knew anything, and Petya thought the officers were beginning to look at him and Dolokhov with hostility and suspicion.
War and Peace(V5) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Almost the first remarkable thing I observed in Miss Murdstone was, her being constantly haunted by a suspicion that the servants had a man secreted somewhere on the premises.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens Context
After overhearing this dialogue, I should assuredly have got down and been left in the solitude and darkness of the highway, but for feeling certain that the man had no suspicion of my identity.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens Context
It is growing late, and I have to reach home without suspicion of having been on such an errand as this.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens Context
Yet of the fact that all four articles were thickly coated with grease neither the master of the house nor the mistress nor the servants seemed to entertain the least suspicion.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol Context