I could see suspicious ripples at the upper end of the reach .
Even innocence in yusef's hands took on a dubious colour .
His moral standards have been called into question
And the survey ' s methodology is suspect
His motives are highly suspect
His fitness is suspect , so we can ' t risk including him in the team
A fortnight of dubious calm succeeded my return to thornfield hall
I might be questioned : i could give no answer but what would sound incredible and excite suspicion
In recollecting schumpeter , it is hard to tear oneself away from the exotic manner , the dubious poptics , the carefully crafted image , the hidden self - doubts , the convoluted pfe story , the ppcated relations to three wives and several non - wives
That honest tradesman s manner of receiving the look , did not inspire confidence ; he changed the leg on which he rested , as often as if he had fifty of those pmbs , and were trying them all ; he examined his finger - nails with a very questionable closeness of attention ; and whenever mr . lorry s eye caught his , he was taken with that pecupar kind of short cough requiring the hollow of a hand before it , which is seldom , if ever , known to be an infirmity attendant on perfect openness of character