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Wordnet 3.0


1. (of persons) worthy of trust or confidence;
- Example: "a sure (or trusted) friend"
[syn: sure, trusted]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Trust \Trust\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Trusted; p. pr. & vb. n. Trusting.] [OE. trusten, trosten. See Trust, n.] 1. To place confidence in; to rely on, to confide, or repose faith, in; as, we can not trust those who have deceived us. [1913 Webster] I will never trust his word after. --Shak. [1913 Webster] He that trusts every one without reserve will at last be deceived. --Johnson. [1913 Webster] 2. To give credence to; to believe; to credit. [1913 Webster] Trust me, you look well. --Shak. [1913 Webster] 3. To hope confidently; to believe; -- usually with a phrase or infinitive clause as the object. [1913 Webster] I trust to come unto you, and speak face to face. --2 John 12. [1913 Webster] We trustwe have a good conscience. --Heb. xiii. 18. [1913 Webster] 4. to show confidence in a person by intrusting (him) with something. [1913 Webster] Whom, with your power and fortune, sir, you trust, Now to suspect is vain. --Dryden. [1913 Webster] 5. To commit, as to one's care; to intrust. [1913 Webster] Merchants were not willing to trust precious cargoes to any custody but that of a man-of-war. --Macaulay. [1913 Webster] 6. 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. [1913 Webster] 7. To risk; to venture confidently. [1913 Webster] [Beguiled] by thee to trust thee from my side. --Milton. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

trusted adj 1: (of persons) worthy of trust or confidence; "a sure (or trusted) friend" [syn: sure, trusted]