What are the instances in which "everyone in the play Macbeth suspects, or is suspected?

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There is definitely a lot of suspicion abound in Macbeth.

First of all, Macbeth is suspicious of Banquo and Banquo is suspicious of Macbeth.  Both have heard the prophecy.  Banquo wonders why Macbeth seems interested in it, and tries to warn him not to listen. 

Thou hast it now: King, Cawdor, Glamis, all,

As the weird women promised, and I fear

Thou play'dst most foully for't: (Act 3, Scene 1, p. 40)

Yet Macbeth also wonders about Banquo, since he is not pleased with...

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