Translation of desconfiar in English:

desconfiar

intransitive verb

  • 1

    (no fiarse)
    desconfiar de algn/algo
    • desconfía de todo y de todos he's suspicious of / he mistrusts everyone and everything
    • yo desconfío de sus intenciones I'm suspicious of / I don't trust / I distrust her intentions
    • desconfío de mis instintos I mistrust / don't trust my instincts
    • desconfías hasta de tu propia madre you don't even trust your own mother
    • desconfía de lo que te diga don't believe a word he says
    • desconfíe de todo producto que no lleve este sello do not trust any product that does not bear this seal
  • 2

    (no esperar)
    desconfiar de algo
    • desconfían de poder recuperar el dinero invertido they are doubtful of being able to recover / they doubt whether they will be able to recover the money invested
    • desconfío de que logremos convencerlos I'm not confident / I doubt we'll be able to convince them