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intrust

[in-truhst]
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verb (used with object)
  1. entrust.
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Examples from the Web for intrust

Historical Examples

  • Now, then, to whom did you intrust the posting of those letters?

    The Channings

    Mrs. Henry Wood

  • "I am sorry you will not intrust your secret to me," replied Miss Rogers.

    Jolly Sally Pendleton

    Laura Jean Libbey

  • They must be very important; that's why I am afraid to intrust them to my maid.

    Quin

    Alice Hegan Rice

  • And who are you, sir, that the Admiral should think fit to intrust so important a message to you?

  • We are going to intrust you with a very important commission.

    The River of Darkness

    William Murray Graydon


British Dictionary definitions for intrust

intrust

verb
  1. a less common spelling of entrust
Derived Formsintrustment, noun
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