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Princeton's WordNet

  1. entrust, intrust, trust, confide, commitverb

    confer a trust upon

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

  2. entrust, leaveverb

    put into the care or protection of someone

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


  1. entrustverb

    To trust to the care of.


  1. entrust

    Entrust is a verb that refers to assigning responsibility or a task to someone, or to confide in someone with personal matters or secrets. It implies a sense of faith or sureness in the person's ability, reliability or discretion. It can also refer to giving something valuable to someone for safekeeping.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Entrustverb

    see Intrust


  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.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Entrust

    en-trust′, Intrust, in-, v.t. to give in trust: to commission: to commit to another, trusting his fidelity.—n. Entrust′ment.

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  1. turnest

  2. nutters

  3. trusten

  4. stunter

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ENTRUST in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ENTRUST in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of ENTRUST in a Sentence

  1. John F. Kennedy:

    We are not afraid to entrust the American people with unpleasant facts, foreign ideas, alien philosophies and competitive values. For a nation that is afraid to let its people judge the truth and falsehood in an open market is a nation that is afraid of its people.

  2. Shinzo Abe:

    What is needed now is political stability, we cannot lose now. We cannot entrust Japan to the Democratic Party and the Japanese Communist Party (JCP).

  3. Deputy Defence Minister Anatoly Antonov:

    Turkey is the main consumer of the oil stolen from its rightful owners, Syria and Iraq. According to information we've received, the senior political leadership of the country - President Erdogan and his family - are involved in this criminal business, maybe I'm being too blunt, but one can only entrust control over this thieving business to one's closest associates.

  4. Manuela Carmena:

    We can't entrust everything to laws, we must set a good example.

  5. Musa Bility:

    These reforms send a very wrong signal ... that we will have a president who will not have all the authority of the president of FIFA, let us focus on choosing the right person, someone we trust, someone we believe in, and entrust the organization to that person and then let that person lead the reform.

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    transmitting light; able to be seen through with clarity
    • A. profound
    • B. tight
    • C. transparent
    • D. opaque

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