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    Definition:
    Trust - (n.) Assured resting of the mind on the integrity, veracity, justice, friendship, or other sound principle, of another person; confidence; reliance; reliance.
    Trust - (n.) Credit given; especially, delivery of property or merchandise in reliance upon future payment; exchange without immediate receipt of an equivalent; as, to sell or buy goods on trust.
    Trust - (n.) Assured anticipation; dependence upon something future or contingent, as if present or actual; hope; belief.
    Trust - (n.) That which is committed or intrusted to one; something received in confidence; charge; deposit.
    Trust - (n.) The condition or obligation of one to whom anything is confided; responsible charge or office.
    Trust - (n.) That upon which confidence is reposed; ground of reliance; hope.
    Trust - (n.) An estate devised or granted in confidence that the devisee or grantee shall convey it, or dispose of the profits, at the will, or for the benefit, of another; an estate held for the use of another; a confidence respecting property reposed in one person, who is termed the trustee, for the benefit of another, who is called the cestui que trust.
    Trust - (n.) An organization formed mainly for the purpose of regulating the supply and price of commodities, etc.; as, a sugar trust.
    Trust - (a.) Held in trust; as, trust property; trustmoney.
    Trust - (n.) To place confidence in; to rely on, to confide, or repose faith, in; as, we can not trust those who have deceived us.
    Trust - (n.) To give credence to; to believe; to credit.
    Trust - (n.) To hope confidently; to believe; -- usually with a phrase or infinitive clause as the object.
    Trust - (n.) to show confidence in a person by intrusting (him) with something.
    Trust - (n.) To commit, as to one's care; to intrust.
    Trust - (n.) To give credit to; to sell to upon credit, or in confidence of future payment; as, merchants and manufacturers trust their customers annually with goods.
    Trust - (n.) To risk; to venture confidently.
    Trust - (v. i.) To have trust; to be credulous; to be won to confidence; to confide.
    Trust - (v. i.) To be confident, as of something future; to hope.
    Trust - (v. i.) To sell or deliver anything in reliance upon a promise of payment; to give credit.
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    Definition: Similar or Containing
    Antrustion - (n.) A vassal or voluntary follower of Frankish princes in their enterprises
    Betrust - (v. t.) To trust or intrust.
    Betrustment - (n.) The act of intrusting, or the thing intrusted.
    Cotrustee - (n.) A joint trustee.
    Distrusted - (imp. & p. p.) of Distrust
    Distrusting - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Distrust
    Distrust - (v. t.) To feel absence of trust in; not to confide in or rely upon; to deem of questionable sufficiency or reality; to doubt; to be suspicious of; to mistrust.
    Distrust - (n.) Doubt of sufficiency, reality, or sincerity; want of confidence, faith, or reliance; as, distrust of one's power, authority, will, purposes, schemes, etc.
    Distrust - (n.) Suspicion of evil designs.
    Distrust - (n.) State of being suspected; loss of trust.
    Distruster - (n.) One who distrusts.
    Distrustful - (a.) Not confident; diffident; wanting confidence or thrust; modest; as, distrustful of ourselves, of one's powers.
    Distrustful - (a.) Apt to distrust; suspicious; mistrustful.
    Distrusting - (a.) That distrusts; suspicious; lacking confidence in.
    Distrustless - (a.) Free from distrust.
    Entrust - (v. t.) See Intrust.
    Intrusted - (imp. & p. p.) of Intrust
    Intrusting - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Intrust
    Intrust - (v. t.) To deliver (something) to another in trust; to deliver to (another) something in trust; to commit or surrender (something) to another with a certain confidence regarding his care, use, or disposal of it; as, to intrust a servant with one's money or intrust money or goods to a servant.
    Mistrust - (n.) Want of confidence or trust; suspicion; distrust.
    Mistrust - (v. t.) To regard with jealousy or suspicion; to suspect; to doubt the integrity of; to distrust.
    Mistrust - (v. t.) To forebode as near, or likely to occur; to surmise.
    Mistruster - (n.) One who mistrusts.
    Mistrustful - (a.) Having or causing mistrust, suspicions, or forebodings.
    Mistrustingly - (adv.) With distrust or suspicion.
    Mistrustless - (a.) Having no mistrust or suspicion.
    Overtrust - (n.) Excessive confidence.
    Overtrust - (v. t. & i.) To trust too much.
    Self-distrust - (n.) Want of confidence in one' self; diffidence.
    Self-trust - (n.) Faith in one's self; self-reliance.
    Trusted - (imp. & p. p.) of Trust
    Trusting - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Trust
    Trustee - (n.) A person to whom property is legally committed in trust, to be applied either for the benefit of specified individuals, or for public uses; one who is intrusted with property for the benefit of another; also, a person in whose hands the effects of another are attached in a trustee process.
    Trustee - (v. t.) To commit (property) to the care of a trustee; as, to trustee an estate.
    Trustee - (v. t.) To attach (a debtor's wages, credits, or property in the hands of a third person) in the interest of the creditor.
    Trusteeship - (n.) The office or duty of a trustee.
    Truster - (n.) One who trusts, or credits.
    Truster - (n.) One who makes a trust; -- the correlative of trustee.
    Trustful - (a.) Full of trust; trusting.
    Trustful - (a.) Worthy of trust; faithful; trusty; trustworthy.
    Trustily - (adv.) In a trusty manner.
    Trustiness - (n.) The quality or state of being trusty.
    Trusting - (a.) Having or exercising trust; confiding; unsuspecting; trustful.
    Trustless - (a.) That may not be trusted; not worthy of trust; unfaithful.
    Trustworthy - (a.) Worthy of trust or confidence; trusty.
    Trusty - (superl.) Admitting of being safely trusted; justly deserving confidence; fit to be confided in; trustworthy; reliable.
    Trusty - (superl.) Hence, not liable to fail; strong; firm.
    Trusty - (superl.) Involving trust; as, a trusty business.
    Untrust - (n.) Distrust.
    Untrustful - (a.) Not trustful or trusting.
    Untrustful - (a.) Not to be trusted; not trusty.
    Wantrust - (n.) Failing or diminishing trust; want of trust or confidence; distrust.
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    Oxford: Definition:
    Trust - n. 1 firm belief in the reliability, truth, or strength etc. Of a person or thing. 2 confident expectation. 3 responsibility (position of great trust). 4 commercial credit (obtained goods on trust). 5 law a arrangement whereby a person or group manages property on another's behalf. B property so held. C body of trustees. 6 association of companies for reducing competition etc. v. 1 place trust in; believe in; rely on the character or behaviour of.
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    Brains trust - n. Group of experts answering questions, usu. Publicly and impromptu.
    Distrust - n. Lack of trust; suspicion. v. Have no trust in. distrustful adj. Distrustfully adv.
    Entrust - v. (also intrust) 1 (foll. By to) give (a person or thing) into the care of a person. 2 (foll. By with) assign responsibility for (a person or thing) to (a person) (entrusted him with my camera).
    Intrust - var. Of *entrust.
    Investment trust - n. Trust that buys and sells shares in selected companies to make a profit for its members.
    Mistrust - v. 1 be suspicious of. 2 feel no confidence in. n. 1 suspicion. 2 lack of confidence. mistrustful adj. Mistrustfully adv.
    Trustee - n. Person or member of a board managing property in trust with a legal obligation to administer it solely for the purposes specified. trusteeship n.
    Trustful - adj. Full of trust or confidence. trustfully adv.
    Trusting - adj. Having trust; trustful. trustingly adv.
    Trustworthy - adj. Deserving of trust; reliable. trustworthiness n.
    Trusty - adj. (-ier, -iest) archaic or joc. Trustworthy (a trusty steed). n. (pl. -ies) prisoner given special privileges for good behaviour.
    Unit trust - n. Company investing contributions from many persons in various securities and paying proportional dividends.
    Untrustworthy - adj. Not trustworthy. untrustworthiness n.

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