/ səspɪʃn̩ /
ETYM Old Eng. suspecioun, Old Fren. souspeçon, French soupçon, Latin suspectio a looking up to, an esteeming highly, suspicion, from suspicere to look up, to esteem, to mistrust. Related to Suspect, Suspicious.
1. Being of a suspicious nature; SYN. suspiciousness.
2. The state of being suspected.