this is an attitude of mistrust toward other people sincerity. It serves a purpose of self-preservation and survival. To have doubt about some person, process or a place that is seen but cannot be realized as what is seeing.

SUSPICIOUSNESS: "Suspiciousness is commonly seen in people with a paranoid personality disorder."
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