Definition of suspected in US English:

suspected

adjective

  • 1Believed to exist or to be true, without certain proof.

    ‘a suspected heart condition’
    1. 1.1 Believed or felt to be guilty of an illegal, dishonest, or unpleasant act, without certain proof.
      ‘he was arrested as a suspected spy’

Pronunciation

suspected

/səˈspɛktəd//səˈspektəd/