trusting

[ truhs-ting ]
/ ˈtrʌs tɪŋ /

adjective

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 FROM trusting

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Examples from the Web for untrusting

  • But there was in that exclamation an undertone of disbelief clear enough to untrusting ears.

    Linda Lee, Incorporated|Louis Joseph Vance
  • Untrusting, unfaithful obstinacy had set me at the head of that army of innocents!

    Lilith|George MacDonald
  • And our great parties have too often been far apart and untrusting of each other.