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[in-truhst] /ɪnˈtrʌst/
verb (used with object)
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Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
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  • He is intrusted with all the keys, and can do it if he will.

    Philothea Lydia Maria Child
  • I wish my father had intrusted his money to you instead of to the superintendent.

    Brave and Bold Horatio Alger
  • The offensive of this entire movement was intrusted to the First Corps.

  • I paid him over the munificent sum you intrusted to me for him.

    Victor's Triumph Mrs. E. D. E. N. Southworth
  • I intrusted Rathburn with a package to carry to the mines office.

    The Coyote James Roberts
  • Were not much in his company, nor intrusted to him the secret details of the expedition?

    Confessions Of Con Cregan Charles James Lever
  • Skillful assistants were intrusted with particular lines of investigation.

    Oswald Langdon Carson Jay Lee
  • The whole work of education can never be intrusted to the teacher.

    The Teacher Jacob Abbott
  • To her all the cares and heart-griefs of youth have been intrusted.

  • And this is no longer confined to the physician but must be intrusted to all organs of the community.

    Psychotherapy Hugo Mnsterberg
British Dictionary definitions for intrusted


a less common spelling of entrust
Derived Forms
intrustment, noun
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