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suspect

A person identified as possibly having an interest in buying, but who has not yet been contacted or has not yet given any evidence of interest. Contrast with a prospect, who has indicated some interest in buying and who appears to have the desire and the ability to purchase.

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However, most people have experienced feelings of suspiciousness and mistrust in their lifetime, with estimates of prevalence of severe persecutory thoughts amongst the general population argued to be 10-15% (Freeman & Garety, 2004).
In this paper, the model is considered to be a classification model, but in order to output continuous suspiciousness values, we do not normalize the incentive value of DNN's last layer into integer.
The DAPP-BQ is derived from the factorization of 100 personality pathology descriptors, and has 18 traits: Submissiveness (SUB), Affective Instability (AIN; called Affective Lability in previous studies), Anxiousness (ANX), Insecure Attachment (IAT), Cognitive Distortion (COG), Identity Problems (IPR), Low Affiliation (LAF; called Social Avoidance in previous studies), Oppositionality (OPP), Narcissism (NAR), Stimulus Seeking (STS), Callousness (CAL), Rejection (REJ), Conduct Problems (COP), Restricted Expression (REX), Intimacy Problems (INP), Compulsivity (COM), Suspiciousness (SUS), and Self-Harm (SHA).
Hofstadter observed that "heated exaggeration, suspiciousness, and conspiratorial fantasy'' was on the rise.
individual low in agreeableness typically holder higher levels of antagonism, coldness, hostility, suspiciousness, disagreeability, unfriendliness, and self-interest); and exposed them to hardcore pornography in the laboratory.
A team of researchers found that disagreeable men - characterised by a higher levels of antagonism, coldness, hostility, suspiciousness, disagreeability, unfriendliness and self-interest - had more negative attitudes towards women, including hostility, negative prejudices and stereotypes.
Immediate reaction may include shock, fear, anxiety, confusion and withdrawal Survivors of childhood sexual trauma are at high risk of developing posttraumatic stress disorder They are likely to suffer from depression and develop suicidal tendency, among other mental health problems Childhood sexual trauma may affect developmental processes, such as the ability to develop and maintain relationships Extreme experiences are also associated with symptoms of a personality disorder known as Borderline Personality Disorder, distrust and suspiciousness
The Minister of Information added that compliance with the Press Professional Ethics Code and to abide by the Code of Professional Conduct have become the greatest challenges facing journalism nowadays in view of abundance of diverse conflicting and similar information, pointing out that compliance with this issue would boost the prestigious position of Gulf press corporations and ensure that they are above suspiciousness when they discuss news or events or analyze them.
This article offers a robust new method for estimating fraud rate, PRIDIT-FRE (PRIDIT-based Fraud Rate Estimation), developed based on PRIDIT, an unsupervised fraud detection method to assess individual claim fraud suspiciousness.
The Sci-Tech dictionary, by McGraw Hill, describes this sort of paranoia as having "properties of suspiciousness, fearfulness, hypersensitivity, hostility, rigidity of conviction, and an exaggerated sense of self-reference".