Definitions for entrustɛnˈtrʌst

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

en•trustɛnˈtrʌst(v.t.)

  1. to give a trust or responsibility to (fol. by with).

  2. to place in trust for protection, care, or handling (fol. by to).

Origin of entrust:

1595–1605

en•trust′ment(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. entrust, intrust, trust, confide, commit(verb)

    confer a trust upon

    "The messenger was entrusted with the general's secret"; "I commit my soul to God"

  2. entrust, leave(verb)

    put into the care or protection of someone

    "He left the decision to his deputy"; "leave your child the nurse's care"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. entrust(verb)ɛnˈtrʌst

    to give sb the responsibility of taking care of sth

    She entrusted us with her money.

Wiktionary

  1. entrust(Verb)

    To trust to the care of.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Entrust(verb)

    see Intrust

Freebase

  1. Entrust

    Entrust Inc. is a $100 million privately owned software company with 350 employees. It provides identity-based security software and services in the areas of public key infrastructure, multifactor authentication, Secure Socket Layer certificates, fraud detection, digital certificates and mobile authentication. Headquartered in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, the company’s largest office is in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. It also has offices in London, Tokyo, Washington, D.C. and other cities internationally. Entrust reports having customers at public and private organizations in 60 countries, with 125 patents either granted or pending in the areas of authentication, physical/logical access, certificates, e-content delivery and citizen identities. Entrust lists customers including the U.S. Departments of Energy, Homeland Security, State, Treasury and Labor; Citibank; Expedia.com; the Federal Bureau of Investigation; Credit Suisse; SWIFT; the Government of the United Kingdom; Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Government; the United Arab Emirates; the Danish National Police; the Royal Bank of Scotland; NASA; the Federal Reserve Bank; Chase Manhattan Bank; the State of Illinois; Hotwire.com; the Quebec Ministry of Justice; and other government entities and business enterprises.


Translations for entrust

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

entrust(verb)

to give into the care of another; to trust (somebody with something)

I entrusted this secret to her; I entrusted her with the duty of locking up.

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