[ truhs-ting ]
See synonyms for: trustingtrustingly on

  1. inclined to trust; confiding; trustful: a trusting child.

Origin of trusting

late Middle English word dating back to 1400–50; see origin at trust, -ing2

Other words for trusting

Other words from trusting

  • trust·ing·ly, adverb
  • trust·ing·ness, noun
  • non·trust·ing, adjective
  • self-trusting, adjective
  • un·trust·ing, adjective

Words Nearby trusting Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

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